About Us

Established in 2003 GUK has been at the forefront of high quality protection management for over ten years.

While we have grown rapidly, we have retained our core value of ethical entrepreneurialism and now manage nearly 1500 sites across the UK, employing around 800 staff. We protect in the region of £40bn worth of assets at commercial, corporate and residential sites across numerous industry sectors including the Crown Estate, retailers, property owners & management agents, airports and airlines.

Our teams offer a variety of experience and skills obtained over years of working in multiple security services, including The Royal Military Police, giving us unparalleled expertise in all aspects of physical security. We are a member company of SIA ACS (Approved Contractor Scheme) and currently hold one of the highest scores in the country for the quality of our internal processes, our commitment to best practice and for the development of our employees. GUK has been assessed as being in the top 0.5% of companies providing manned guarding services in the UK.

We believe in working in partnership with our clients, approaching and managing each new project with professionalism and enthusiasm, to deliver services that are tailored to their exact needs. This has enabled us to develop unrivalled specialist skills.

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We are however constantly adding to our portfolio of specialists skills to adapt and evolve with the security needs of UK businesses. This has led to us recently adding two new divisions to our portfolio: Aviation Security and Reception & Concierge.

GUK are qualified, certified, accredited and above all experienced. Our range of accreditations from leading industry bodies includes:

  • SIA approved contractor
  • Safe Contractor
  • Contractor Plus
  • SSAIB
  • ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.

 

What Our Clients Say

“Guarding UK have been working with us for over a year, they are highly customer orientated and their dedication to working with us in partnership is readily evident, we would recommend them as a first rate Security company”

Isabella McGauley, Park Cakes

“I have found GUK to deliver a far superior service to any of the other security companies I have dealt with. Their senior management are always available however small an issue may be. They have always been reactive and also proactive, looking at more efficient ways of providing manned guarding to save cost.”

Richard Gammie, Partner – Montagu Evans LLP

“GUK consistently deliver excellent security solutions adapting easily to our evolving needs, gaining valuable on-site knowledge so they can provide 24 hour security at the remotest of locations. They show commitment to our security challenges at every level, utilising previous experience and long-standing site knowledge to develop security solutions that other firms have not been able to achieve.”

Jonathan Hannibal, Partner, Asset and Property Management – Glenny

“I would class Guarding UK at the very top end of the contractors I visit.”

Ian Fearnley, Consultant – Alcumus SM&MS

“I personally received a call from Town Sgt Hughes of the Met Police who has expressed his total commendation to our team for their professionalism and the way that they handled the incident yesterday that has led to all gang members being arrested. Not only their actions, but their statements, evidence and CCTV footage has been absolutely top.”

Ian Welland, Centre Manager – Palace Exchange, Enfield

Got a Security Challenge? We’d Love To Help

Contact us now to find out what we can do for you.

info@guardinguk.co.uk | 0870 224 0277