Your go-to security company in Harwich

If you are searching to find the right security company in Harwich to deliver your security needs, then there is only one place to go. Speak to the experts at Zed Security and Guarding and you’ll soon realise why Zed has been the number one name in security across Essex and beyond for more than 40 years.

Established in 1983, Zed Security and Guarding lists some of the most prestigious businesses and organisations as clients, and can provide a full variety of security services, from small scale static security, close protection and bed watching services, through to large scale event security and counter terrorism support.


What puts Zed ahead of other security companies in Harwich

With a track record of delivering the highest standards of service across all aspects of security, Zed Security and Guarding is streets ahead of other security companies in Harwich. Every member of our team is SIA licenced and strictly vetted to BS7858 standards, but our passion for delivering the best possible service means this is just the start.

We are committed to a British Standards code of practice that ensures all of our services follow British Standards for the industry, from Static Site Guarding and Mobile Patrol Services to Event Stewarding and Crowd Safety.


Read what others say about ZED Security and our services

We pride ourselves on our exceptional service from manned guarding, static security, door supervisors, event security, mobile patrols, stewards, key holding services, alarm response and counter terrorism services. Here is some extracts from just a few of our many references and testimonials

  • D. Cottrell, Logistics Manager
    I have been using Zed Security for the past 4 years and have always been completely satisfied with the service they provide…
    D. Cottrell, Logistics Manager
    NHS East Suffolk and North Essex
  • Charles R Chase, Chief Executive Protection Unit
    I very seldom write letters of commendation to security companies, but the service I received… was the most professional and experienced that I have worked with in recent times… I congratulate you and your colleagues for a job well done. I enjoyed coordinating the visit and working with your team members.
    Charles R Chase, Chief Executive Protection Unit
    International Monetary Fund
  • S. Short, Ops Manager
    I cannot recommend Z Security highly enough, we have worked together for a number of years now on large scale events such as Tom Jones, Craig David, Tears for Fears. The Team are always helpful, professional and calming throughout the entire process…
    S. Short, Ops Manager
    Liz Hobbs Group
  • Carl Saville
    Each and every member of their (Zed Security and Guarding) staff are always prepared to do whatever is necessary to facilitate the smooth running of our events and ‘go the extra mile’ without fuss or drama!
    Carl Saville
    The European Championships
  • D Sadai, Safety Officer
    Any extra demands or challenges that we impose on them (Zed Security and Guarding) are dealt with positively, with a smile, without complaint and it is a pleasure to have them on board.
    D Sadai, Safety Officer
    Essex County Cricket Club
  • M. Whitehead
    Thanks to you (Zed Security and Guarding) for such a professional job… your team sensed when and where security was needed and just got on with it… I cannot thank you enough for the way you all dealt with the sad end to the evening… you and your team were there in no time and dealt with the situation....
    M. Whitehead
    Trinity Hall, Cambridge
  • Ria and Emma
    Thank you for providing efficient and friendly staff, and I hope some of them will be back next year.
    Ria and Emma
    King’s Affair, Cambridge
  • Jack Mason
    You guys were awesome!
    Jack Mason
    Cage Warriors Academy