About Britam


Britam is an independent privately run British company, which has been at the forefront of developing, with our trade Association and the UK government, the highest professional standards of compliance, ethical behaviour, business integrity and accountability in the security industry since it was founded.  

Working in high-risk environments requires the highest levels of judgement and skill. Our priority has been to give confidence to our clients, staff and the communities we work within that our reputation as a leader in this area is paramount to our success. 

Britam has been a founder member and active in the development of the International Code of Conduct ICoC and its governing association and the UK’s Security in Complex Environments group (SCEG). Seeking to raise standards across the security industry and encouraging greater commitment to human rights. Britam is proud that it was one of the first companies to be certified to the International standard in PSC1 as this reinforced the ethical standards that Britam has always operated to.

Britam is also accredited and compliant with the following:

  • ISO 9001:2008
  • ISO 14001:2004
  • OHSAS 18001:2007
  • ISO/IEC 27001:2013

Britam takes all its commitments seriously and ensures that clients, staff and the communities we serve have access to all our policies with the ability to remain anonymous if they have a complaint. Our commitment to corporate social responsibility can be found in the following documents, which are reviewed by the human rights and compliance committee every three months. 

Human rights policy

Ethical Code Of Conduct

Voluntary Principles

PSC1 Certificate

If you require further information, register a complaint or speak with someone in confidence please email:

Alternatively you can contact us anonymously with the contact form here: