If you’re looking for trustworthy, dependable and reliable security agencies in Essex, look no further than Metropolitan Security Services. We work across the UK, including in London, Glasgow, Manchester and Birmingham, but we also offer comprehensive Essex security for businesses and individuals in need of our assistance.

With more than 35 years’ history in the security industry, our officers are highly experienced, fully licensed and SIA (Security Industry Authority) approved, guaranteeing you an outstanding and professional service, no matter your needs.

Services We Offer

We have a broad range of security experience, so no matter what type of service you need, we can help. Some of the Essex security products we offer include:

  • Vacant/empty property patrols and inspections
  • Lock and unlock services
  • Keyholding services
  • K9/security dogs
  • Private and public event security
  • Personal protection and bodyguarding
  • Alarm response officers
  • Concierge/reception security
  • Door supervisors
  • Mobile patrols


The officer assigned to you will have previous experience in a similar role, ensuring that the service you receive is nothing short of exceptional.

We have been providing Essex security solutions for more than 35 years and we have worked with all manner of clients to provide them with bespoke security for their needs. We commonly provide security in the following settings: 

  • Event venues e.g. trade show centres, stadiums, concert halls, theatres etc…
  • Hotels, B&B’s and accommodation buildings
  • Banks and financial buildings
  • Offices and corporate buildings
  • Bars, restaurants and nightclubs

No matter what industry you’re in or what type of security you’re looking for, we can help. From long-term contracts to temporary, one-off solutions, Metropolitan Security can adapt to your direct needs.

We provide permanent, long-term, short-term and temporary security. Whatever your business type is or whatever type of security you require, Metropolitan Security has a service to suit.

Where We Work 

We have offices all over the country so we can provide our best-in-class security services nationwide, including in Essex. In addition to providing security guards in Essex, we also cover the Greater London area, as well as Liverpool, Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham and Kington. 

Why Choose Metropolitan Security?

If you’re looking for a security agency in Essex you’ll be spoilt for choice, so why should you choose Metropolitan Security? 

There are several security firms in Essex which might leave you wondering which agency to go for. When you choose Metropolitan Security, you can rest easy knowing: 

  • We have more than 35 years’ experience
  • Every officer is SIA approved, fully licensed and completely trained
  • We offer a free consultancy service where we supply you with a competitive, no-obligation quote
  • We use the most up-to-date technology to provide our officers with additional support
  • We are committed to protecting your premises 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • Long-term and temporary contracts available to suit your needs

Get in Touch 

To find out more about our Essex security services or to book a free consultancy, please contact us and we will be happy to discuss your requirements in more detail.