At Longridge Panel Beating we are a fully licenced, privately owned and operated Collision Repair Company that has been operating in Waipukurau, Central Hawkes Bay since 2003.  We can repair anything from supermarket dents to full structural repairs on your vehicle.  We are an approved repairer to all the major insurance companies, therefore making the “claim” process very easy.  We’ll gladly provide a quote on your private, light passenger, commercial vehicle, truck, caravan, motor home or horse coach at no cost to you.  Our friendly, knowledgeable and experienced team will do everything to get you back on the road as quickly as possible. 

We understand how stressful having an accident can be so we'll make it easy for you to get your car back on the road.

  • Call in and see us.  We will take a look straight away and we have 24/7 salvage capabilities to help you get your car from the accident scene if required.
  • We will inspect your vehicle and work directly with your insurance company once you have lodged your claim.  We can even help you with the claim process if required.
  • We can offer you one of our modern courtesy cars while yours is being repaired.
  • Once your claim is approved, we will start working on your vehicle so you can get back on the road as quickly as possible


  • * Collison Repair Association (CRA) Structural Repair Centre
  • * Collison Repair Association (CRA) Quality Assurance Programme
  • * Motor Trade Association (MTA) Member
  • * Site Safe Member
  • * I-CAR Silver & Platinum Recognition Repairers
  • * Approved repairers to all major insurance companies
  • * Supermarket dents to structural repairs
  • * 24/7 Vehicle breakdown and salvage service
  • * Rust repairs
  • * Plastic welding and fibre glass repairs
  • * Windscreen replacements (Insurance or Private)
  • * New exhausts, modifications and repairs
  • * Muffler replacements
  • * Qualified tradesman with over 150 years combined experience
  • Workmanship Guaranteed
  • * Free courtesy cars (automatic)
  • * Servicing Central Hawkes Bay, Waipukurau, Waipawa, Takapau, OngaOnga, Otane, Porangahau, Elsthorpe, Argyll, Dannevirke and surrounding districts

Light Passenger Panel Beating

Cars, Vans, Buses, People Movers



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Commercial Panel Beating

Commercial Trucks, Coaches, Heavy Machinery

Custom Panel Beating

Restorations and rebuilds

Plastic Welding and Fibre Glass repairs

Calf Feeders, Water Tanks, Boats, Surfboards and Canoes

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Servicing Locations :

  • CHB
  • Waipukurau
  • Central Hawkes Bay
  • Waipawa
  • Porangahau
  • Norsewood
  • Dannevirke
  • Takapau
  • Ongaonga
  • Tikokino
  • Otane
  • Blackhead Beach
  • Pourere Beach
  • Patangata
  • Wanstead
  • Argyll
  • Elsthorpe
  • Kairakau Beach
  • Aromoana Beach
  • Makaretu
  • Ashley
  • Clinton
  • Flemington