ARA Building Services provides clients across New Zealand with the reassurance of a professional process, personal attention and competitive rates.
Working closely with other ARA Group companies, we provide some of New Zealand’s largest clients – from major retailers, commercial offices and infrastructure companies, to government departments, educational facilities and heritage buildings – with comprehensive building and maintenance services.
With a 24/7 help desk, ARA Building Services provides clients with the convenience of 24 hour emergency service and a single point of contact. We can quickly and seamlessly co-ordinate the right building and maintenance services from our vast team of more than 450 capable and qualified staff and contractors across the country. Our team consists of a diverse range of specialists – electricians, plumbers, carpenters, painters, tilers, cabinet makers and more. For projects requiring multiple disciplines, ARA Building Services has the project management capabilities to offer all facility services in-house and provide a seamless solution tailored to meet the requirements of each client.
staff and contractors
ARA Building Services’ history intertwines with some of the best building services companies across Australia and New Zealand.
Growing organically as well as by acquiring successful businesses, ARA Building Services provides clients with a full range of building and maintenance services that focusses on safety, quality and risk management.
Acquiring NEDA Facilities Services (NFM) in May 2019, ARA Building Services today comprises more than 450 employees and contractors and services all of New Zealand.
Benefiting from the quality management and safety systems of the broader ARA Group, ARA Building Services also works closely with the network of ARA Group companies across Australia and New Zealand, particularly ARA Security and ARA Manufacture to offer clients a comprehensive turnkey building service.
With a 24/7 help desk and one point of contact for every client, we work together to service some of New Zealand’s largest and most significant organisations – from major retailers, commercial offices and infrastructure companies, to government departments, educational facilities and heritage buildings.
The ARA Group is established.
The ARA Group establishes ARA Building Services in Australia to provide all building repairs and construction work.
The ARA Group acquires Taylors Building Solutions and MDP Group Building Rejuvenation in Australia, a team of builders specialising in remedial repairs and restoration work.
The ARA Group first expands into New Zealand, acquiring Active Control, Security (ACS), Intellisec, and Wired Systems security companies.
ARA Building Services acquires NFM (NEDA Facilities Services) in New Zealand, a leading specialist building services business based in Auckland and servicing all of New Zealand.
The ARA Group acquires Thermoscan in Australia, the leading specialist consulting thermography service.
NFM (NEDA Facilities Services) rebrands to ARA Building Services, the leading specialist building services business based in Auckland and servicing all of New Zealand.
The ARA Group acquires Monarch Renlita in Australia.
The ARA Group acquires ASQ Security in Queenstown.
The ARA Group purchases leading New Zealand door manufacturer Metalbilt.
The ARA Group acquires Indeserve and rebrands to Servcore NZ.
The ARA Group acquires Lexicom Constructions, specialists in commercial industrial and retail fit-outs, into ARA Building Services.
The ARA Group acquires Intact Group, a multi skilled property maintenance provider for many of Australia’s leading businesses.
Meet OUR team
Our hardworking team at ARA Building Services are the reason for our ongoing success.
With a long-developed culture focused on providing clients with quality results, personal service and competitive rates, the team at ARA Building Services consistently exceed client expectations.
Our team of employed staff and more than 450 contractors across New Zealand are highly skilled, ensuring the highest quality workmanship in many specialist building areas.
Every one of our approved contractors are qualified, NZ-registered tradespeople. They regularly receive training in health and safety, testing, trade-related technology and customer service protocols. They also receive ongoing training on ARA’s own stringent safety management systems.