Frequently Asked Questions

Hire and Purchase

Generally, it is the next business day in the Auckland Region. Sometimes it can take a little longer depending on stock availability and previous bookings or location.

A minimum hire period of four weeks applies to all rentals. After the first four weeks rental is charged by the full week. 

Discounts are available for multiple units, whether being hired or purchased. Please enquire for more information.

Generally two weeks depending on volume and availability of parts. Even though we prodominantly source from local suppliers, they are not immune to the effects of COVID. So sometimes delays are inevitable. 

General Camera FAQ

Our fixed cameras use a 4MP sensor. Running at full reolution, this can be likened to 2 time the quality of HDMI or half the quality of 4k resolution.

This is not a simple answer. The retention for video is dependant on how busy the site is, recording schedules and the quality settings in the camera. Generally with motion detection, customers can expect one month. For still images we can store these in our cloud service where the ability to retain images is unlimited.

The base is close to 1.2m square and the pole is four meters high.

This is the customers responsibility to pay for any damage that may happen to any equipment owned by Perimeter Security. We do have a damage waiver of $1 per day. This only covers the equipment owned by Perimeter Security.

Yes this is possible provided that there is an AC power source not too far away. We are able to run the camera fromt he mains. The camera unit still operated with the battery as a backup, so if an intruder was to cut the cable the camera will continue to operate.