About Gallagher

Gallagher Security is a division of Gallagher Group, a global leader in the innovation, manufacture and marketing of security, animal management, fuel systems and contract manufacturing solutions.


Established in 1938, Gallagher Group is a privately owned New Zealand company that employs more than 1100 staff and exports to over 160 countries.


Inspiring leadership

Gallagher's commitment and passion is driven by quality leadership, encouraging collaborative partnerships focused on success.


Gallagher leadership teams are inspired by one of New Zealand's most successful businessmen, Gallagher Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Sir William Gallagher.

Go beyond traditional thinking

Gallagher is not a standard security company. Gallagher was born from the need to solve problems. It’s Gallagher's mission to innovate in ways our customers didn’t know were possible; to be the answer to their most challenging questions.


Gallagher creates and delivers integrated security solutions which meet the varying needs of their customers, from basic access control right through to critical sites with some of today’s highest security requirements.

Gallagher redefines what's possible

Gallagher's people are relentless innovators who strive to understand not only your specific security needs, but most importantly your whole business environment and operations.

Their personalized approach allows them to find clever solutions that provide real operational benefits and evolve with the changing needs of your business.

Collaborative partnerships

Gallagher's people are located around the world, enabling them to meet with you personally and truly understand your operational needs.

Their experience and expertise will help you strengthen your organization’s security and enhance your operational efficiency. Their professional services team will consult with you to understand your requirements, and design solutions and system integrations that perfectly meet your business needs.

Training and ongoing support


Gallagher is committed to keeping you informed and knowledgeable about Gallagher solutions. Understanding the capabilities of your security solution and using them to their best advantage can dramatically increase your return on investment.

Tailored training courses are run on demand and delivered by the Gallagher team or channel partners. Contact your channel partner or Gallagher business development manager for more information.

Certified channel partners

Meeting customer needs now and in the future requires effective training of their channel partner technicians and engineers. Gallagher's comprehensive certification program underpins quality in design, implementation, delivery and productivity - translating into unparalleled customer service.

For more information or to register for a channel partner training course, please visit the Gallagher Support Site.

Formerly Cardax

Gallagher Security was previously known as Cardax, a core access control product from the Gallagher suite of security systems for over 10 years.

The entire Gallagher enterprise has now moved to a single brand in order to build and leverage the reputation of the Gallagher brand across all divisions, worldwide.

Find out more about Gallagher's access control solutions.