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247 Investigations Limited will provide you with an experienced licenced private investigator specialising in Insurance Fraud, Skip Tracing, Debt Recovery, Staff Theft and a range of investigations including comprehensive Background Checks for prospective employees.

After years of experience working both small and large scale cases, our investigators understand what it takes to get the results you need.

The correct information is gathered, the right leads are followed and the right questions are asked.

We consistently adhere to strict quality and privacy standards in order to ensure our work remains unbiased, relevant, and accurate. After all, in-depth and responsible research is a main pillar at 247 Investigations Limited.

247 Investigations Limited was founded by Machelien Sherry in 2016. She brings 

over 25 years of insurance fraud experience.  She has an Executive Diploma in Private Investigations, Licence Private Investigator, and is on the Executive Committee at NZIPI (New Institute of Private Investigators).

Contact us for a free consultation.

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Our Services

Our services are designed to bring you professional timely accurate results while protecting client privacy and confidentiality.

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Insurance Fraud Investigations

We have exceptional knowledge of Insurance Fraud and Insurance Policy.  With over 25 years in the Insurance Industry, we have the technology and experience to bring you results.

Investigating insurance claims is about identifying fraud, policy breaches, analysing risk and liability.

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Skip Tracing

Our company has the technology to track down and provide a comprehensive profile of any debtors.

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Debt Recovery

Is your company not getting results.  We will get them for you.  We will trace the debtor and assist with debt recovery. We will meet with your debtor and negotiate a payment plan that is suitable to both parties or we can prepare and represent your organisation in court.

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Background Check

We will provide you with a full profile of your prospective employee. This will include a Criminal History Check, Credit Check, Drivers Licence Check, Reference Checks and we will include an Open Source Intelligence Check.

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Other Inquiries

We are here to help you.  Call us to talk about your case.

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Benefits of Working with Us

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Privacy Protection

We understand privacy, security, and discretion. We pride ourselves on providing our clients with the assurance that all information, data and personal information is handled securely and with the utmost discretion.

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We will provide prompt, reliable, and professional services. The information we provide either covertly, overtly or technology based, will be obtained ethically and to the highest standard.

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In addition to our investigators, we have access to a network of investigators throughout New Zealand who adhere to the highest standard of professional and ethical conduct.

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Free Initial Consultation

We like making sure our clients are completely satisfied with the services we provide, which is why we provide a free initial consultation.  As a service-oriented company, your satisfaction is our success, and that means doing everything we can to make you feel confident that we will provide the professional service you require.

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At 247 Investigations Limited, our clients are a priority. Get in touch today to find out how we can help you.


247 Investigations Limited

P O Box 89107


Auckland 0742




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Machelien Sherry

Private Investigator

Licence No: 21-086872

Issued by: Ministry of Justice

Expiry: 13 September 2026

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Machelien Sherry is a Member of NZIPI.

Members of NZIPI are required to adhere to a Code of Professional & Ethical Conduct. More information can be located here:


Machelien Sherry is a Senior Associate CIP member of ANZIIF. 

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