Avsec is the official provider of aviation security in New Zealand
To be a recognised leader in the provision of aviation security expertise, with the capability to provide other specialist security services as required by Government
We protect aviation
The CAA is governed by a board of community and aviation industry representatives whose focus is strategic direction, accountability and performance. Click here to find out more about the board members.
Mark Wheeler - General Manager
Graham Puryer - Executive Group Manager
Tim Bowron - GM Corporate Services
Murray Breeze - Group Manager Compliance & Development
Karen Urwin - Group Manager Operations
Ben Smith - Group Manager Strategic Development
The Minister and Government who require good advice, value for money, our support and our contribution to achieving the objectives of Government;
The flying public who want safe and secure air transport; the public at large who want to have confidence in New Zealand civil aviation;
Approximately 800 (July 2013) employees who want meaningful employment; commercial enterprises that depend on reliable, secure and efficient air transport;
The civil aviation community, which wants appropriate and equitable security services; and
International organisations and state aviation authorities (especially those in the Pacific) who want responsible technical interaction and, in the case of some South Pacific countries, assistance with coordination and capability building.