Collision Repair (CRA)

Thames Panelbeaters are a member of the NZ Collision Repair Association (CRA) and an approved Structural Repair Centre that guarantee all repairs.



All automotive painting is done in our environmentally friendly Seetal spray booth, using Spies Hecker water based products.

Panel Work

Paul is a qualified tradesman, he has been working as a panel beater since 1976 and has run his own business (Thames Panelbeaters Ltd) since 1989. He is also a Repair Certifier for the New Zealand Transport Agency since 1999

Towing / Breakdown

Once an accident has been reported to your insurance company, we can either collect the vehicle at the accident site with our flat-deck tow truck or deal directly with the driver at our repair facility. Our facilities include digital and electronic claim assessing with direct links to Insurance and Lease Companies.

Plastic Welding

Most modern vehicle have plastic bumper, Thames Panelbeaters has the machines to not only repair & weld these bumper but can also remake some items.