About Marine Electrics NZ

Welcome to Marine Electrics NZ. We are a family run business with a long standing in the New Zealand Marine industry, and a proud member of the New Zealand Marine Industry Association.

Based inside the Orams Marine Village in the heart of Westhaven Marina, we supply marine electrical services and electronic equipment for the boating community and onsite support across Auckland’s regional marinas.

Marine Electrics NZ is a small but passionate team with a combined 50+ years of skilled experience in the Marine Industry. We strive to provide the best service and quality of workmanship across the Auckland region and beyond.

At Marine Electrics NZ we understand the importance of safety on the water through up-to-date and working systems on board. We supply, install and service all the major brands of marine electrical and marine electronic equipment and are proud re sellers of: Garmin Electronics, Fusion, Alderwood speakers, Hella Lights, US Batteries, Full River Batteries, Raymarine, Simrad, Victron, Mastervolt, B&G, Furuno, BEP to name a few.

We are up-to-date with the latest marine technologies, no matter what kind of electronics you need installed or electrical equipment you need serviced.  

    Visit our services for a complete list of what we offer.

    We understand that Auckland boat owners demand experience and expertise, and need to completely trust and rely on people that have access to their boat.

    At Marine Electrics NZ each team member brings a diverse range of skills and knowledge from their respective fields. We ensure all our team members are impeccably skilled and always up-to-speed through ongoing education and training, both nationally and internationally.

    Our goal is to get you and your boat out on the water quickly, safely and conveniently. Call or visit us today, we are happy to answer all of your questions.


    About Us

    Jackie and Josh Newman are the new owners of Marine Electrics NZ and proud to service the needs of the boating community across the Auckland region. Honest and hardworking, they are focussed on continuing the great service Marine Electrics has delivered over the last two decades.

    Josh has a background in IT and has sailed and raced yachts all over the world since he was eight years old. He thrives on learning new technologies and managing teams to successfully deliver and service them.

    Jackie supports the back office functions of the business. She is a practicing nurse and has worked across some of the largest emergency departments in the world. She also looks after the couple’s two young girls.

    When they have spare time, Jackie and Josh love getting away as a family and exploring new parts of this great country both on and off the land. They also enjoy spending quality time with family and friends.



    Why Choose Us

    Registered AC 230 Volt Electrician’s

    It is critical that you ensure the electrician working on your boat has the correct qualifications for the work he is carrying out. For overall safety and insurance purposes all 230 volt work must be signed off and have a certificate issued by a fully registered 230 volt electrician.

    DC Qualified Electricians

    Boats have specialised systems on board of which certain aspects vary from the skills of an automotive electrician or house electrician. Having crew that have experience and qualifications in DC Marine Systems is another very important aspect to consider when choosing your Marine Electrician

    Diverse Range of Specialised Skill & Knowledge

    With 10 highly experienced team members we can offer you a wealth of knowledge and experience to draw from. The extra man power and combined knowledge pool we can offer on your next project is priceless.

    Marine Electrical & Electronic Proven Specialists

    In an unregulated industry it is paramount that you choose your Marine Electrician and Electronics expert wisely. After observing a shortage of electricians in the industry that are actually trained and qualified to a marine electrical standard and that have the impeccable attention to detail and skill required for such work, Marine Electrics NZ Ltd was founded in 1990 to cater for this specialised market.

    Established Highly Regarded Business

    Peace of mind is everything! Knowing the company working on your boat have a long standing proven track record in the industry is imperative. Reassurance that you know, who and where we are from offers boat owners a peace of mind and a sense of security and trust that only comes from a solid established business of 20+ years.

    Registered Contractors @ all Auckland Marinas and Boat Parks

    Being a registered contractor is important point to look for when selecting a Marine Electrician to work on your boat. It verifies that the company has the correct type and level of insurances to work on your size vessel, essential for all Marinas today. It also shows they have been through the safety induction process and completed safety training.
    More reassurance and peace of mind!

    Marinas we service:

    Auckland Viaduct HarbourBayswater MarinaGulf Harbour MarinaHalfmoon Bay MarinaMilford MarinaOBC (Out Board Boating Club)Orakei MarinaPier 21Orams Dry StackThe Landing Okahu BayWesthaven MarinaWestPark MarinaPine Harbour

    For larger, specialised projects our team can travel throughout New Zealand or overseas if required, these projects are accepted and estimated on a case by case basis.

    We comply with the latest Electrical Safety Regulations – Does your vessel comply?

    The Electrical Safety Certificate (ESC) provides a legally recognisable statement that the connected installation or part installation is safe to use following prescribed electrical work (PEW). An ESC is required in the circumstances described in Regulation 74A of the Electricity (Safety) Regulations (ESRs), and it must record the information identified in ESR 74A.

    Combined 100+ years in the Marine Industry

    Sound knowledge, specialised skills and experience only come with time!
    With a combined 100+ years from our team, your boat will benefit from our passion and drive for the industry that can only be proven with the dedication and years put into earning it.

    NAVICO Certified Installers

    All Certified Dealers complete extensive training.
    Certified Dealers within the Advantage Program have the highest levels of product knowledge, installation ability and technical proficiency, allowing you to be safe in the knowledge that your new Lowrance, Simard and B&G products are ready for action whenever you are. Exceptional service, unbeatable product knowledge and utmost professionalism – installations and information you can trust.

    Recognised Raymarine Service Agents 15+ years

    Raymarine, the world leader in marine electronics develops and manufactures the most comprehensive range of electronic equipment for the recreational boating and light commercial marine markets. And, behind it all, there’s Raymarine’s service commitment: outstanding warranty and technical support – and a worldwide network, providing total peace of mind wherever your boating takes you.

    NZ Marine Members

    We are proud member of the New Zealand Marine Industry Association. The MIA represents New Zealand’s leading marine service companies. Members operate under a code of ethics to protect the interests of the boating public of New Zealand

    NMEA International Certified Technicians

    The NMEA was founded in 1957 to promote technical data standards and improve industry professionalism within the marine industry. The NMEA publishes standards and promotes education programs with recognised certifications. Electronics technology changes constantly, and the NMEA—an ANSI-accredited standards developer—continually updates the standards for the benefit of its members and for all boaters using marine electronics.

    NMEA members comprise more than 600 international organisations in the marine electronics industry, including manufacturers, dealers, distributors, boat builders, trade associates, and sales representatives. NMEA gives members technical standards, training, and the latest news and developments in marine electronics. You can rely on NMEA technical standards to improve marine electronics performance, enable simple and reliable installations, and insure a safer, more enjoyable experience for everyone on the water.