About Step Up Security

Our extensive range of security services protect against more risks at more points, enabling confidence wherever people, property and profits are concerned. 

Founded over 15 years ago

Step Up Security was founded in 2002, by our Senior Management team, who have a combined yearly working history within the Security Industry and Armed Forces of almost 60 years. Within the first nine months of start-up, we were accredited with ISO 9001 by ISOQAR, which means our Control Room conforms to BS7499, and staff are vetted and trained to conform with BS7858.  


We have accumulated numerous accreditations over the years which include ISO9001, 14001 (Environmental) and 18001 OHSAS (Health & Safety) through the SSAIB. We also are approved for the Design, Installation Corrective and Preventative Maintenance of CCTV, Access Control and Intruder Alarms in accordance with the SSAIB code of practice SS2003, SS2002 and PD6662 respectively. Over the years we have demonstrated our commitment to providing quality assured services and have always strived to improve which is key to our successes.  

Diverse Client Portfolio

Today, Step Up Security has evolved to become one of the United Kingdom’s most successful security companies with more than 200 clients across North West England. Our diverse client portfolio includes some of the best known industrial, commercial, public sector and sports organisations in the United Kingdom and we pride ourselves on delivering a wide range of reliable service and expertise on demand and within budget.  

Securing & Protecting your World

Recent times have seen radical changes in the nature and shape of our society. People from all types of communities and backgrounds are faced with one essential challenge: the need to secure and protect where we live and work, and safeguard our futures from those who seek to destroy, intimidate and provoke. 

Protecting what’s Important, is a Tough Job

Step Up Security is a leader in providing security and protective solutions to help our customers reduce and eliminate risk and threats to their clientele through our expertise. Step Up Security are also diligently building relationships and working in partnership with accredited organisations and bodies who can help make a significant difference to the health and safety of all individuals, and the security of our customers assets. 

Complete Protection

With Step Up Security, customers can protect more of their property, public, industrial or commercial infrastructure, in far greater depth, wherever safety and protection is required. From securing individuals and work groups to protecting assets and financial futures, Step Up Security offers the leading and best-of-breed security, protection and response services.