The UK’s Fastest Growing, Award Winning Security Provider.

As the UK’s fastest-growing security and crowd management provider, Security Scotland is a distinguished SIA Approved Contractor that takes pride in delivering solutions which are tailored specifically to the needs of each customer.


The safety and security of our clients, employees and members of the public are at the heart of all our operations. Attention to detail and exceptional value for money have enabled us to work with some of the most prominent and recognisable names on the high street and deliver best in class security services to prestigious clients and high profile events throughout the UK.


As a leading security and crowd management company Security Scotland specialises in:


• Retail Security

• Manned Guarding

• Concierge / Security Hosts

• Licensed Trade

• Outdoor Events

• Football Stadiums


Our contracts are UK wide and are supported by a strategic regional management and staffing infrastructure. Employing over 600 staff, Security Scotland operates throughout the UK in a variety of sectors, providing a wide range of security services. We ensure the welfare of our employees and promote the safety and protection of the wider community in what can often be a difficult or complex environment.


As a member of the SIA Approved Contractor Scheme we work closely with industry regulators to ensure compliance in all areas of the business.


Through our Prevention, Protection and Safety ethos, together with our vast experience, we have a comprehensive working knowledge in security and events with over 15 years consistently delivering high standards.

Services We Offer

Licensed Trade

Security Scotland’s licensed trade division specialises in providing highly-trained door stewards for pubs, clubs and hotels throughout Scotland.


Events & Arenas

Security Scotland provide safety and security personnel for all types of outdoor events throughout Scotland and the UK. We’re adaptable to…


Manned Guarding

At Security Scotland we provide uniformed security officers to carry out manned guarding security which includes; guarding, gate house & mobile patrol…


Football Stadiums

At Security Scotland, we provide security and safety personnel for every level within the safety management structure of football. Our current footballing…


Festival & Outdoor Shows

Security Scotland have significant years of experience in providing security & safety personnel at the highest level to festivals and outdoor shows throughout…


Retail Security

We are an extremely reliable, service-led provider of security solutions. We have experience in looking after clients on high street, shopping centres,…


Corporate & Concierge Security

In this ever-growing sector, security measures need to be implemented to match and maintain the growth of profit and employees. With years of knowledge and…



Looking to get in touch with Security Scotland Ltd? Your message will be sent to our Head Office. We aim to reply to you within 24 hours.


Our Clients

We encourage feedback from members of the public in regards to security and crowd management operations.

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Today we are throwing back to the magical Disney on Ice which took place at the Intu Braehead Arena from 20th - 29th of September last year. The ice dancing extravaganza celebrated 100 years of Disney magic and was enjoyed by 1000’s of families over the 9 days. Our Braehead events team were in attendance at the event to welcome the audience and ensure they enjoy this incredible show safely.
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Security Industry Authority Tip of the

Are you wondering how long Security Industry Authority criminal record checks take?

Read the Security Industry Authority #TipOfTheWeek and find out what you can do to speed up the process: #SIAInfo
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Security Scotland Team Members!

Security Scotland are looking for professional, friendly, and reliable SIA Licensed Security staff to join our award winning team.

We have a wide variety of full and part time hours available across multiple industry sectors in Edinburgh and the surrounding areas.

If you know any friends, relatives, ex-colleagues etc who you think would fit into our team you could earn £25.00 per candidate with our “recommend a friend” incentive.
Please ask them to apply by visiting
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Our mission statement:
To provide a bespoke security & crowd management service for our clients, ensure the welfare of our employees and promote the safety and protection of the wider community in a dynamic environment.
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Tip of the Week from the Security Industry Authority

Changes You Need to Tell Us About

The licences granted bu the SIA is subject to certain conditions. If you breach these conditions, they may issue you with a written warning, which can be taken into account in future licensing or enforcement decisions. They may also revoke or suspend your licence and In some cases they may prosecute you - contravening licence conditions is a criminal offence under Section 9 of the Private Security Industry Act 2001.

The licence conditions are listed in the letter sent to you when your license is granted. They are also listed in the letter attached to a front line licence card and on the SIA website. .

As an SIA licence holder, you must use your online account to notify of the following

You change your name
You change your address
Your licence is lost or stolen
Your right to work in the UK changes
You are charged, cautioned, warned or convicted of any relevant offences

Informing the SIA of changes will ensure that you receive important updates on your licence. As an example, if they suspend or revoke your licence they will contact you at the address on file. If you have moved and not told them, you could miss out on your opportunity to appeal.
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Today we are throwing back to the magical Disney on Ice which took place at the Intu Braehead Arena from 20th - 29th of September last year. The ice dancing extravaganza celebrated 100 years of Disney magic and was enjoyed by 1000’s of families over the 9 days
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