Invercargill Cleaning Businesses For Sale

glenn-cockroft-invercargillInvercargill Regional Details

Freephone 0800 273 780

Manager: Glenn Cockroft
Mobile: 027 496 9624
Phone: (03) 214 4655
Fax: 0800 273 781

Glenn was attracted to Crest because coming from a Safety and Business related background, Glenn could see tremendous benefits for customers to be associated with Crest. He took up the opportunity to be Invercargill’s Regional Manager to continue the area’s growth and prosperity into the future. Glenn Cockroft

If you’re looking for businesses for sale in Invercargill with low risk and a high profit margin then Crest’s cleaning franchise opportunities tick every box.

Professional cleaning is one of the most secure and rewarding businesses to be in – because all buildings need cleaning.

We use the latest equipment and we provide internationally recognised training programmes, plus lots of local support.

Income is paid twice a month for your work, guaranteed. There’s no selling or invoicing… CrestClean manages the customers, and your GST and annual accounts are done for you too.

We’ve been helping people like you succeed since 1996!

6 reasons why CrestClean's franchises for sale are a great business decision

1. Proven Industry

Cleaning is one of the most secure businesses to be in. All buildings need cleaning, and there’s potential for growth.

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2. Industry Leaders

Since 1996, CrestClean have been industry leaders. Today we clean for over 3000 customers in 26 regions.

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3. Career Training

We provide regular courses in Cleaning and Hygiene. You can establish a professional career in the cleaning industry.

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4. Customers & Equipment

Our team uses the latest technology and industry innovations for regular contracted cleaning of offices and buildings.

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5. Business Support

No selling and invoicing – income is paid twice per month. GST returns and annual accounts are done for you. Easy as.

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6. Our People

From many walks of life, ages and cultures, CrestClean people are independent business owners supported by industry professionals.

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Learn why CrestClean has over 500 franchise owners enjoying success all over the country.

If you are looking for a simple business opportunity with low risk and high profit margin then Crest's Cleaning franchise opportunities tick every box.

Invercargill News

June 2017

Top team answer call for urgent clean

CrestClean’s Invercargill team proved to be super troopers by answering a rallying call to get the city’s Civic Theatre looking spic and span. Recently bosses at Invercargill Venue and Events called CrestClean’s Regional Manager Glenn Cockroft to see if he could muster a team for a special one-off clean of

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May 2017

Crest adds goodies to anniversary day

Eye-catching goodie bags from CrestClean greeted guests at a high-profile business event attended by Nelson Mandela’s former private secretary. The Administrative Professionals’ Day in Invercargill was celebrating the 30th anniversary of the event first being held in the city. Guest speaker Zelda La Grange reflected on the 19 years she

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May 2017

Double delight for Filipino families

The CrestClean family continues to grow in Invercargill with the latest arrival of two gorgeous bundles of joy for local franchisees. Clarissa and Alvin Bandong were blessed with the safe delivery of twins James and Jacob – their arrival coming just a year after another CrestClean couple also celebrated the

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  • Secrets of Hard Floor care revealed

    They are a picture of concentration as the finer points of Hard Floor care are put into practice. These Southland franchisees showed doing the hard yards will reap rich rewards as they undertook training in Hard Floor Care. The event was overseen by the Master Cleaners Training Institute’s Southland-based trainer

  • Large floors now a breeze

    Keeping large floor areas clean and polished is a breeze for Crest’s Southland teams. Well-trained personnel are skilled in all aspects of floor care and have invested in new machinery as demand for services grows, says Glenn Cockroft, Crest’s Southland Regional Manager. “School halls and large areas is something that

  • Night shift wins praise for cinema clean

    Crest’s Invercargill team are shining stars after working through the night to meet a customer’s deadline. It was a case of the show must go on when Crest was asked by bosses at Reading Cinemas to carry out a cleaning blitz at the Invercargill movie complex. The brief was to

  • Filipino Society honours CrestClean fran...

    Southland Filipino Society has honoured CrestClean’s Filipino franchisees by presenting them with Certificates of Achievement. The presentation was made at the organisation’s annual end-of-year function, which was attended by Crest’s Southland Regional Manager Glenn Cockroft. The certificates were to recognise the successes achieved by the large number of Filipino people

  • Family ceremony honours new baby boy

    Diversity is certainly the name of the game with Crest’s franchisees representing more than 30 individual nationalities. And that richness in culture particularly resonates with Crest’s Invercargill Regional Manager Glenn Cockroft, who enjoys the close working relationships with his franchisees and said Crest truly felt like a “league of all

  • Crest sweeps up school customers as busi...

    Schools are close to the heart of Crest’s Invercargill Regional Manager Glenn Cockroft. He’s proud that Crest now holds the majority of cleaning contracts for all the schools in the area. And it’s a major achievement for Glenn and a further endorsement for Crest’s reputation as a cleaning company that

  • Triplets a key part of family’s succes...

    When Marta Manicia needs three extra pairs of hands to help her with the family cleaning business she doesn’t have to look far. For the Southland CrestClean team is unique as three of its members are triplets, and the young women enjoy nothing better than rolling up their sleeves and

  • Annual get together sees franchisees pra...

    Orlando and Desiree Cudal receive their Franchisee of The Year award from Glenn Cockroft, Crest’s Invercargill Regional Manager.

    Christmas came early when the hard work and dedication of Crest personnel was rewarded at a special Invercargill party. Southland’s Franchisee of The Year was recognised at the end of year celebrations for all the teams in the city. Attended by almost 100 people, including family and partners, this year’s

  • Migrants flourish as business booms

    When Glenn Cockroft started with Crest in Invercargill six years ago there were just six franchises. Today that number has grown to 32 franchises, involving more than 70 personnel. Many franchises are husband and wife businesses, often involving other family members. Glenn, CrestClean’s Regional Manager, says the area is booming

  • 100%
    100% New Zealand owned and locally operated in each region.
  • 1996
    Crest has been serving happy customers since 1996.
  • 594
    594 franchised business operators in New Zealand.
  • 1697
    1697 personnel in New Zealand alone.

About Glenn Cockroft, Invercargill Regional Manager

Glenn spent 24 years in Law Enforcement predominantly in the Invercargill area. He was also involved in a number of National Road Safety and Promotional Campaigns which saw him travelling the length and breadth of the country a number of times. He’s had a lot of involvement in the community with a number of organisations, and is still very much involved in a Road Safety related charitable trust in Invercargill.

After running his own business which saw tremendous growth over a 6 year period selling and servicing bicycles in Invercargill, for the past 6 years he has been involved in a Business to Business organisation in Southland which has also shown a huge growth.

Areas Serviced






Invercargill Central

Invercargill West




Tiwai Point