Johnson & Couzins - The name in shade since 1866!

Do you want to enjoy your outside space year round?

Do you want to increase profits from your outdoor hospitality space?

It’s just one phone call away.


Johnson & Couzins boasts New Zealand’s largest range of outdoor shade ideas. From the world’s most advanced outdoor louvre solutions to canopy awnings, shade sails and parasols, Johnson & Couzins have a tailor-made solution for every space, and every budget.

With Johnson & Couzins, you really can expand your home and your lifestyle, with the very best in sun and weather protection meaning you can enjoy year-round outdoor living.

From residential homes to commercial buildings and hospitality premises, we do it all – design and manufacture through to installation. Out-of-the-ordinary request? No worries. Our innovative in-house engineers can custom-design your shade solution, including structural work.

And it’s all made right here in New Zealand by a company that has been looking after Kiwis for more than 150 years.


Our Products

From small courtyards to large outdoor areas; from domestic settings to commercial sites, Johnson & Couzins provide outdoor shade ideas for any situation. With an extensive range, innovative in-house engineers and a reputation for stellar customer service we are a market leader in custom shade design. Our world leading products include the SkyLouvre, the world’s first fully retractable louvre system.

With factories in Christchurch and Auckland, we offer our shade ideas nationwide. At Johnson & Couzins you don't buy your shade solution off the shelf. We offer a FREE Measure & Quote service, and custom-design our parasols, awnings, louvres and other products to your individual requirements.

To make the most of your outdoor area, talk to the experts.