Alarm Response & Keyholding specialise in providing professional keyholding and alarm response services across the UK to secure your home or business and ensure the safety of your family and staff members.
We have been providing keyholding services since 1982, taking the responsibility for responding to out of hours alarm activations and securing sites on behalf of owners with fully licensed SIA security officers. We hold Approved Contractor Status with the Security Industry Authority, with all responding Security Officers holding a valid SIA License.
As the company name suggests, Keyholding and Alarm Response is our core service, but we offer a range of solutions to keep your property safe. Please visit our services page.
ARK’s Mission, Vision and Values.
Focus on the people we work for and work with to provide the best security solution to our customers.
Be recognised as the market leader in keyholding and mobile security services by offering flexible solutions and outstanding customer care.
We help our customers protect people and property by providing the most effective local security response on a National basis, and with transparency, we will gain your trust. We listen and adapt to our customers ever-changing requirement.
Responding 24/7, 365 days a year,
so that you don’t have to!
We listen to feedback from our customers and it helps us to evolve as a company, allowing us to continuously adapt our services to meet our customer’s needs. Please take a couple of minutes to complete the Customer Feedback Questionnaire
All feedback is greatly appreciated.
Alarm Response & Keyholding is part of the Asset Protection Group.
APG comprises a group of Fire & Security divisions with shared ownership and one common goal; protecting your most important assets.
The companies mentioned below are our 4 cornerstones that make up the group. Each of them has their own unique disciplines. ARK specializes in Alarm Response. BGB specialises in Perimeter Control. Cannon specializes in Fire Suppression. Finally, is VRC who specializes in Monitoring Solutions.
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