Unlocking solutions since 1940

For all your car remote and transponder needs

James Bull staff are experts in all things related to your car access and security.

Looking for something else

Maybe you need a trailer lock, or a key to the roof box… maybe a padlock for the garage or shed door?

Why work with us...

With history of service and performance over 70 plus years, and an eye to the future of locks, and keys, we are set up to assist you today!

We can access all the main suppliers and our team is trained and ready

With access to most products and backed by a massive trained team of pros we are able to bring you the right solution. Big, small or in between we value working with you!


For 50+ years James Bull have been at the leading edge of security and access solutions.

Based in Christchurch, we have provided products and services across the country. No one survives that long without doing a hell of a lot right!


James Bull have a reputation for providing effective solutions.

Finding the best options for your needs is our priority, while ensuring they are reliable and proven!


James Bull provide excellent value for money, and can save you time and stress!

We love to provide the best value solution for you which may not be the cheapest, but it will be one we guarantee and support.

Call in today, or contact us

Our auto team are able to advise, support and provide you with anything remotely to do with your cars transponder!

Workshop Manager

03 377 8651

Glenn is our resident expert when it comes to keys and locks, and is a wizard on car remotes, transponders and remotes for your garage!



03 366 7123

One of our clever locksmiths and electronic guru! Great for sorting technical challenges!

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