Panelbeaters Serving Christchurch For Over 50 Years

From a touch-up to full accident repair, we are committed to providing total satisfaction for our customers, with top quality and speedy turnaround time.

Automotive Panelbeating and Refinishing Specialists

Farmers, Q Card and Super GoldJ.A. Ward has served the vehicle body repair and paint needs of Christchurch since the late 1960s, so you won’t find a more experienced team of panelbeaters and spray painting specialists.

Whether you need a touch up or a complete collision repair, we provide top quality work that will leave you totally satisfied with the result. With our genuine love of motor vehicles we put 100% pride into every repair as if it were our own car.

  • We guarantee all our work and are an approved MTA member.
  • Free courtesy loan vehicles, including a tradesman van available (booking recommended).
  • EFTPOS and credit card payments accepted (surcharge for credit card payments). We also accept CardSmart, Farmers’ Card and Q Card.
  • Supergold Card discount 10%. Private work only (excludes excess).
  • MTA vouchers can be redeemed and purchased through us.

We have wide experience dealing with insurance companies, so we can help get your claim sorted and have you back on the road as soon as possible.

Call Paul on 03 366 5318 or 027 5853122 for a free, no-obligation quote.

Latest news

Come work for us …

We need a Panelbeater’s Assistant Extraordinaire for our busy, well-resourced workshop in Sydenham. An opportunity has come up for a person to join our dynamic, close knit team doing varied work assisting our Panelbeaters. We work on all types of vehicles ranging from resto jobs to brand new vehicles and everything in between. Our repairs […]


Congratulations team …

Congratulations to our talented staff members! Rob has done a course on New Vehicle Technology and Trends for 2017, and has completed his Silver level Repairer Qualification – what a huge achievement! Dale has also been busy and has completed his Approved Handler Qualification for hazardous substances. Well done both of you!!!