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Monitored - Policy Compliant Security Systems

When the alarm is activated it sends a signal to the Alarm Receiving Centre who contact the Police for attendance. These systems can be installed in both commercial and domestic properties by NSI (National Security Inspectorate) or SSAIB (Security Systems and Alarms Inspection Board) Approved security companies.

Audible Only Alarms
Do not receive automatic police response and require additional information from a person at the scene that a criminal offence is in progress.

Police Advice on Purchasing a Security System
To obtain a list of Inspectorate Approved security companies within your locality please contact the NSI and SSAIB directly. Contact details can be found within Appendix H “Police Advice to Members of the Public Seeking Information on Security Companies” and Alarms Advice leaflets linked below.

Please select the relevant document links below. 
Alarms Advice Leaflet – Commercial Premises

Alarms Advice Leaflet – Domestic Premises

Security companies wishing to become Listed with Cumbria Constabulary
Security companies who wish to become Listed as policy compliant with Cumbria Constabulary, should email alarms@cumbria.police.uk for further information.

Useful Links for Security Companies:

NPCC Police Requirements for Security Systems - May_2021

Appendix_F_Application_2021

Appendix G Hazards-Site Risks 2021

Appendix F Annexe A 2021

Appendix F Annexe B 2021

Appendix C Disclosure of Convictions 2021

APPENDIX C Form 2021

Appendix G Hazards-Site Risks 2021

Appendix B 2021