AP Security

AP Security (APS) Ltd. was formed in 1991 and is one of the largest, independently owned, event security companies within the UK.

About Us

AP Security (APS) Limited is an independent security company that offers a broad range of solutions for event security, manned guarding, building facilities and event consultancy. With offices in London, Leeds, Cardiff, Brighton and Southampton, we offer nationwide coverage.

AP Security is an award winning security company with two decades of experience in the UK market, providing a complete range of services from consultancy and on-site crowd management at resource intensive events, to corporate security officers, building managers and CCTV control room staff.

We have earned an enviable reputation at some of the UK's biggest events, working closely with organisations such as the O2 Academy Brixton, Festival Republic and the Forestry Commission, as well as at a host of outdoor locations.

AP Security (APS) Limited holds SIA approved contractor status for the provision of door supervision, security guarding and key holding services. Our scope of operation encompasses security guarding, event stewarding and door supervision in accordance with BS 7858, BS8406, BS7960 and BS7499. We are compliant with ISO 9001:2015, OHSAS 18001:2007 and ISO 14001:2015. We are CHAS and Safe Contractor approved, and is a member of the UKCMA and NOEA.

Our Security Services

Event Security

From festivals to venues, our crowd management expertise allows our clients to focus on creating great entertainment without having to worry about what their audience is going to do, whilst the audience enjoy themselves knowing they’re in safe hands.


Our team of experts supplies consultancy that supports our clients in the safe and efficient movement of crowds in complex environments - from concerts and festivals to sport and a host of other public events around the world.

Quality Assurance

AP operates an integrated management system that is in accordance with; ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, OHSAS 18001:2007. An SIA ACS approved contractor status for the provision of door supervision, security guarding and key holding services.

Successful event security calls upon experience, planning, training and management.

We offer you 20 years of event security experience at a variety of events; we practice extensive pre-planning; we provide award winning training covering all aspects from pits to site ingress and egress; and we have a top class management team who will get to know you, always be available when required and become powerful allies.

All of this means that the client can focus on creating a great event whilst the audience can have an amazing time in a safe environment.