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About VINZ

What sets us apart?

VINZ are experts in vehicle inspections.

We provide fast, efficient and reliable vehicle inspections and certification, as well as outstanding customer service.

From a Warrant or Certificate of Fitness (WoF and CoF) to Entry Certification, Vehicle Appraisals and electric/hybrid car safety checks, we’re the specialists – come and talk to us.


Established as a co-operative in the early 1990's by a group of NZ motor industry people, we’re now a privately owned company.

Since 2013 we’ve been wholly owned by Japanese Export Vehicle Inspection Centre, JEVIC - specialists in used vehicle pre-shipment inspections and odometer verification.

We’ve been an appointed agent for the NZ Transport Agency for over 20 years, working to ensure vehicles meet their road safety standards.

Today we’re a leader in our field and inspect more than 175,000 vehicles annually.

We employ over 170 staff across thirteen branches, partners’ premises and our National Support Office, based in Mount Wellington, Auckland.

Leadership team

Our small, dedicated and skilled Leadership Team work to create a successful, positive and engaging business culture.

Tony Gibson
Managing Director / CEO
Brian Stone
General Manager - Commercial
Irina Vorster
Manager - Business Support
Grady Stevens
General Manager - Operations

To be New Zealand’s first choice for vehicle inspections.


Leadership, Teamwork, Culture,
Professionalism, Communication


To deliver the highest standard in vehicle inspection, industry expertise and innovation.

Key relationships

VINZ works closely with industry organisations.

We’re wholly owned by JEVIC – specialists in used vehicle pre-shipment inspections and odometer verification. Their Head Office is in Japan.

Go to JEVIC website

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