The Keyholding Company

We are the UK’s number 1 keyholding and alarm response specialist.

Rapid response

We lead the industry in the speed of our response when alarm bells ring.

Nationwide coverage

Our nationwide network of service partners covers 99.8% of the UK’s postcodes.

Carefully regulated

Judged by ACS in the top 5% of security companies for quality of service and compliance.

Easy management

Book and amend services online at the click of a button and access analytics via our platform.

How do we keep your property secure?

From keyholding and alarm response to vacant property checks, patrols and emergency and temporary guarding, we offer a range of security services depending on your needs.

Protect your business

We do things differently

Our industry-leading tech platform is the power behind our services, instantly matching you with the right officer for the job. Combined with our nationwide network of partners, we are ready to respond wherever you are.

Our network

Whatever your security needs, we’re here to give you peace of mind.


You need a security partner who understands your requirements and removes the stress of leaving your home unattended. From keyholding and alarm response to house checks, we ensure your house is protected at all times. Learn more about our residential security solutions.

For homes


Big business or small, our mobile services can help solve your security issues. We provide keyholding, emergency and temporary guarding, patrols, secure access, vacant property checks and more. Find out how you can protect your business today.

For businesses

Their guarding services have been effective in tackling issues we dealt with in-house. From start to finish the whole process is seamless. It's an investment we do not regret.

Derrick Gough, Head of Loss Prevention, CeX/DeX

They are always on hand to support us day and night, making sure our employees are safe. We now have a more rigorous, data-driven process that is propelling Next Plc’s security measures into the future.

Adrian Sherry, Head of Security Solutions, Next Plc

The Keyholding Company have proved themselves to be an excellent partner. They quickly understood our needs and were able to adapt. They have been instrumental in the transformation of our security model.

Darren Baker, Head of Security, Workspace Group