Protective Services provides high-caliber security professionals, personal protection officers (internationally experienced, qualified and highly trained bodyguards), security escorts and security risk management consultants. 

Protective Services are supported by a network of rigorously vetted and highly experienced associates to provide specialised security, personal protection and security risk management services to clients throughout New Zealand and worldwide. 

The proficiency and unique skill set of our people ensures we confidently deliver a comprehensive range of security requirements that caters for every situation from close personal protection to the security management of public events.

Professional Security – New Zealand & Worldwide  

We understand that international executives face increasingly complex personal safety and security concerns so as a specialised security and risk management agency, we offer a bespoke solution to meet the requirements of our clients anywhere in the world.

A number of our contracted security professionals are former members of the New Zealand Special Air Services and the New Zealand Police, Diplomatic Protection Service who can be deployed individually or as a collective security team.

Event Security Management

We understand the key to minimising the security risks of your public event or private function is comprehensive planning coupled with professional and expert implementation. At Protective Services, we utilise only licensed and experienced security personnel to develop a security plan tailored to your needs.

Protective Services provides you with a comprehensive range of security risk management solutions to ensure your public event or private function is safe, secure and successful.

Close Personal Protection 

In 1999, our personal protection service also commonly referred to as a bodyguard service was launched by Dion Neill with Jamie Oliver’s New Zealand tour followed by ‘Bardot’ from the popular Australian reality television series, ‘Popstars’.

Protective Services has provided security risk management for a number of international celebrities, sports personalities, entertainers, film talent, corporate executives and high net-worth clients throughout New Zealand and worldwide. 

The team at Protective Services are also deployed to provide specialised security at high profile events, movie premiers, corporate meetings, weddings and other private functions.

From transport logistics, security trained drivers, event security management and personal protection specialists – Protective Services provide seamless and professional security solutions anywhere in the world. 

Executive Protection & Corporate Security

In today’s society, corporate executives and high profile individuals face increasing threats of extortion, retaliation, public embarrassment and kidnapping. For many, the deployment of discreet protection services has now become a reality. 

Public figures are increasingly at risk from individuals and groups seeking to harass, injure or extort money for some perceived injustice or to promote their cause. Protective Services provides discreet executive protection, a specialised personal protection service commonly referred to as executive care or executive protection.

Executive protection addresses the management of risk that corporate executives face, we minimise any identified risks in an unobtrusive and highly professional manner.

Guardian Protection Programme 

Protective Services launched the ‘Guardian Protection Programme’ to provide a response by a highly trained and experienced personal protection officer (bodyguard) who will respond to any location in a clients time of need to manage any risk associated with the threat of abduction, kidnapping, physical assault or predatory type behaviour.

International Travel Security

The team at Protective Services provides clients with exceptional travel security services during the arrivals and departure process at domestic and international airports. Clients may be concerned or apprehensive regarding over friendly or hostile public encounters, we provide clients with the appropriate protection measures as the situation demands.

In an uncertain and unpredictable world, you want to know you are doing all that you can to protect your own people, we provide the specialised security support and professional services to keep your international travelers and expatriates safe – anywhere at anytime. 

Protective Services provides corporate client, private organisations and the government sector with integrated security plans, risk management strategies and emergency response, to enable clients to protect their people and their assets and to help their business or organisation function more efficiently.

Secure Transport & Security Drivers 

Protective Services has unlimited access to a number of luxury motor vehicles for the transportation of clients throughout New Zealand. All vehicles comply with and exceed modern safety standards. Our security trained and licensed drivers have proven emergency driving skills and completed specialist driving courses to ensure a client’s safety at all times.


People stalk others because they are often seeking some type of intimate relationship with the victim and will often ignore warnings from the victim either of a physical or legal nature. We provide close personal protection to ensure that direct contact does not take place, we will identify the stalker and prevent further action from occurring.

Our surveillance operatives often deployed on counter-surveillance assignments work closely with licensed private investigators from The Neill Group to provide discreet background inquiries and investigative support.

Special Operations Team 

Protective Services has a team of internationally experienced, highly trained and qualified security specialists who are former members of the New Zealand Special Air Service, New Zealand Police and the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service with each individual having a specific skill set and proven operational capability.

This team of specialists are ready for immediate deployment within New Zealand and worldwide to respond to circumstances where complex and time critical situations occur.