Critical direct suppliers supply goods or services directly to intelligence or security agencies. View our list of published suppliers.

What is a critical direct supplier?

Critical direct suppliers supply goods or services directly to intelligence or security agencies. To qualify as ‘critical’:

  • the goods or services they supply must be integral to the functioning of the agency, and
  • the supply of those goods or services cannot readily be replaced.

Critical direct suppliers

The following suppliers are critical direct suppliers:

  • Agilient International Limited
  • The Air Doctor New Zealand Limited
  • Air New Zealand
  • Airbus New Zealand Limited
  • APX Limited
  • BABCOCK (NZ) Limited
  • BECA Limited
  • Beechcraft New Zealand Limited
  • CAE New Zealand PTY Limited
  • Compass Group New Zealand Limited
  • Datacom New Zealand Limited
  • Dell New Zealand Limited (Dell EMC)
  • Draeger New Zealand Limited
  • Eagle Technology Limited
  • Hawker Pacific NZ Limited
  • Inmarsat New Zealand
  • Kuehne + Nagel Limited
  • Lockheed Martin Global, Inc
  • MHD Rockland Limited
  • Microsoft New Zealand Limited
  • New Zealand Ocean Technology Limited 
  • Penske New Zealand
  • Siemens (N.Z.) Limited
  • Systematic New Zealand Limited
  • Toll Group (NZ) Limited
  • Touch Base Limited
  • Vodafone New Zealand Limited

The definition of critical direct supplier comes from section 20D of the Overseas Investment Act.

Overseas Investment Act 2005, section 20D

Last Updated: 2 June 2021