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Experienced NZ private detectives, private investigators and surveillance experts at your service

Are you searching for a cost-effective private investigator in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch or other region of New Zealand? We are a leading New Zealand private investigation agency with more than 35 years of experience providing a range of commercial and private investigation services.

Licence holder, private investigator and security professional, Dion Neill has a unique ability to seek out the answers, information and valuable intelligence you need. Dion and his trusted associates have been investigating scammers, thieves, fraudsters and deceptive partners since 1987. Our private investigators (often referred to as PI's, private eyes or private detectives) have a vast knowledge of New Zealand places, organisations and information caches that assist accurate and time-efficient investigations.

Hire a private investigator who works efficiently within the law

As a leading private investigation company in New Zealand, we take pride in delivering to our clients in Wellington, New Zealand and worldwide precisely what they need, in a manner that’s efficient and lawful. With this in mind, we have developed a methodical and meticulous set of investigative processes that we follow on every field assignment. Not only does hiring a qualified, certified and licensed private investigator lessen the likelihood of evidence being dismissed in court, but in most cases, reputable private investigators can also give evidence in your favour. If you want accurate information for peace of mind from New Zealand’s most experienced private investigators, contact us now.

Looking for ‘private investigator near me’?

Our headquarters are in Wellington, however our service is nationwide. We have local private investigators throughout New Zealand, so when you’re searching online for ‘private detective near me’, you can trust us to have an agent on the ground close to your home. The task of finding a trustworthy, lawful private detective agency is less stressful when you work with The Neill Group.

Why choose us?

We are committed to being ethical, discreet and respecting client confidentiality at all times Our licensed private investigators utilise the latest investigation tools to deliver the best results We provide legally admissible evidence and have appeared in New Zealand Courts as expert witnesses We have an impressive track record of achieving positive results for a wide range of clients, including organisations and individuals. A number of our licensed private investigators in Wellington and throughout New Zealand are former detectives We use a proven investigation process to bring relationship dishonesty to your attention discreetly and efficiently

Do you need to uncover abuse, fraud, theft or relationship dishonesty?

Our licensed private investigators throughout New Zealand are discreet, effective and highly experienced. According to research, more than 25% of adults in New Zealand have cheated on their partners, and approximately 15% have had a long-term affair. Stop guessing. We are here to get the facts and uncover the truth. Infidelity in a partner is a troublesome matter to confront on your own, but with the help of our trained and qualified private investigators, you can gather the facts with confidence and move forward to a happier life.

Our expertise and experience, as well as absence of emotional involvement, allows for efficient information gathering. We know that many people who attempt to catch their cheating spouse or partner by themselves struggle to know what to look for or feel too agitated as the process develops. Clients have told us they wasted months trying to figure out if their spouse or partner is cheating, but could not do so because of poor investigation skills and lack of equipment.

Want to find out if your spouse or partner is cheating?

Hire a private detective, private investigator or expert and stop guessing! We provide real evidence. The stakes are always high when you’re in a marriage or relationship with trust difficulties, so using a private eye to gather the proof you need to establish their infidelity is critical. If investigations are not handled appropriately, the repercussions can cause problems with reconciliation or divorce, whichever happens next.

To navigate this sensitive situation with calm and clarity, hire a skilled licensed private investigator who can uncover the facts and provide the evidence required. When you suspect your partner is being unfaithful, you want to know for sure what’s going on as soon as possible. We understand the frustrating feeling of having that ‘gut feeling’ but not knowing for sure. We can help you to obtain tangible proof, so that you can understand the situation and determine your course of action based on the facts.

Contact us in confidence for a no obligation consultation with a licensed private investigator.

Private investigators NZ

While we’re based in Wellington, the Neill Group operates throughout New Zealand. Our network of qualified and licensed operatives can provide services wherever you are.

Private investigator Auckland

Much of our work is conducted in New Zealand’s biggest city. We have agents on the ground in Auckland ready to help with your mission.

Private investigator Wellington

We have decades of Wellington investigations under our belt. Describe your investigation, surveillance or risk management challenge to us and we’ll come up with a best-practice solution.

Private investigator Christchurch

We’re experiencing increasing demand for our investigation and field agent services in the Christchurch and Canterbury region.

 

Sensitive Personal  Investigations         

Is your former spouse or partner not complying with your agreed child custody arrangements? We carry out investigations regarding custody issues and other sensitive family matters.

Are you concerned that your child or family member is keeping bad company? We provide security, surveillance and private investigation services relating to the welfare of people.

Our private investigators manage surveillance and undercover operations. Using electronic and traditional investigative techniques, we can help to prove relationship dishonesty, criminal activities and other types of unacceptable behaviour.

IP & Trade Mark Investigations   

Our private investigators are often instructed to investigate the infringement of copyright and trade mark patents. They also research the unauthorised use of logos, brands and intellectual property (IP).

Dion Neill has personally carried out investigations on behalf of global companies, including Nike, Adidas, Armani, Microsoft, Playboy and Sony PlayStation.

Don't let others take advantage of your success. Wherever you are based in New Zealand or internationally, our private investigators will assist you to protect the integrity of your brand and the reputation of your business in the market.

Harm & Abuse Investigations      

Do you suspect an employee or family member is consuming excessive alcohol, taking drugs or using illegal substances? Substance abuse, including drugs and alcohol, are proven to be a foundation of anti-social behaviour.

Are you a victim of physical or psychological abuse? Our private investigators will provide the evidence that you need. We can also mitigate any risk to your personal safety.

Are you a victim of a bully or stalker? Our agents are experienced at investigating stalking, bullying and harassment. These situations may affect your mental health and wellbeing. 

Insurance  Investigations     

In the 1980s, Dion Neill was one of the first private investigators to carry out investigations on behalf of the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC).

Long term injury, disability and accident related insurance claims can amount to a substantial amount of money. We suggest these types of insurance claims are validated before any compensation is made.

Our qualified and experienced investigators will assist to validate claims or investigate a claimant who is suspected of misrepresenting the facts (possible insurance fraud).

Our insurance sector investigators include fraud specialists and surveillance operatives who are experts at investigating insurance claims anywhere in New Zealand.

Dishonesty Investigations

We have been catching thieves, fraudsters and cheating partners since 1987! Is your former spouse or partner not complying with your agreed child custody arrangements?

We carry out discreet private investigations regarding custody issues and other sensitive family matters. Are you concerned that your child or family member is keeping bad company?

We provide a range of security and private investigation services relating to the welfare of people. Our private investigators manage surveillance and undercover operations.

Using electronic and traditional investigative techniques, we can help to prove relationship dishonesty, criminal activities and other types of antisocial behaviour.

Commercial Investigations

We offer the corporate and commercial sector a comprehensive nationwide investigation service to gather evidence, mitigate risk and safeguard their business interests.

Our proven detective skills, advanced investigative techniques and the use of modern technology enable us to take on every type of investigation assignment.

As a client, you are our first priority and recovering losses on your behalf is one of our key objectives. We obtain factual information and evidential statements from employees, offenders, witnesses and people of interest.

We can assist you with any business or commercial issue, including dishonesty. We investigate with a high level of professionalism to keep your business and reputation safe.