Cougar Security was established and became a registered company in 2005 as a company supplying professional manned and electronic security services to clients and corporations in the Central Otago region. Soon after establishing itself in Queenstown the company grew into other centers within the region and now offers and supplies a full range of services in all areas. Cougar Security is a fully equipped security company with a diverse range or equipment available to its staff and for lease by its clients.
Cougar Security currently has twenty two security vehicles operating in all area. These are manned by a full time staff of 46 security officers, adding to this are our team of security personal on event / site security duties & roles.
All staff and security officers are holders of current C.O.A`s (Certificate of Approval) issued by the New Zealand High Court and is now required to carry out any kind of security work, On top of this certain security officers have been given advanced training in different fields currently being undertaken by Cougar Security. Some of the specialised training undertaken by our staff currently covers:
- First Aid Certification
- Site Safe NZ Courses
- Council After Hour Response, Impounding Investigation and Documentation
- Community Guide Patrolling and Documentation
- Area Patrols and Premise Checking & Inspection
- Site & Location Management & Security
- Event Management & Security
Cougar Security supplies services to a full range of clients; this includes: ADT / Armourguard NZ, Queenstown Lakes District Council, SIT, Central Otago District Council, Queenstown Airport Corporation, Lakes Leisure Events Centre as well as working closely with the NZ police.
Cougar Security has completed the supply of security services to some of the following clients/events:
- Queenstown Winter Festival
- Highlands Motor Sport Park
- Luma Lights
- Winter Pride
- Arrowtown Autumn Festival
- Winter Games
- Queenstown Jazz Festival
- NZPGA - The Hills Golf Course/Millbrook Resort
- Queenstown and Wanaka New Year Celebrations
- Redbull Roast
- Hobbit, Top of the Lake, X-men Wolverine and with crews working in the lower south island, as well as X-Men Wolverine and many commercials during the year.