Anitua Protective Services (APS) is a subsidiary of Anitua Ltd and a 100 % PNG landowner company based on Lihir Island, New Ireland Province.

It is one of three Anitua businesses that have successfully branched out of Lihir, proving its expertise in the security industry as well as sectors where offices have been established, including Kavieng, Kokopo and Rabaul, in East New Britain Province. APS is a major provider of security for banks, airports, shipping and are experienced in the specialized field of mining.

By selecting and training people from local areas we develop security officers with greater understanding and commitment to our customers and the local people. We are the employer of choice in the security industry in each area we are located.

Being the only company in the New Guinea Islands Region with a registered security training centre is an endorsement of the quality of our training. Our training center is registered by the Papua New Guinea Security Industry Association (NTC 099).


At APS, we ensure that we are your most competitive choice for security services, by combining our strengths in cultural knowledge and local experience with our highly trained staff and utilizing the latest technological advances. And we do this by offering specialist knowledge, expertise and flexible services in the following areas:

  • Security control room monitored facilities
  • Patrols and electronic surveillance
  • Secure transport and banking services
  • Payrolls and valuables
  • Armed escorts and staff transfers
  • Vehicle tracking technology
  • Static guards
  • Guard dog and handlers
  • Electronic alarms and 24-hour alarm monitoring
  • CCTV and remote monitoring
  • Monitoring of emergency alarms
  • Incident investigations
  • Complimentary security assessments