At Code 3 Security we provide comprehensive security services within the film and television industry. Our qualified and experienced film location security guards will take a proactive approach to securing your set and protecting both property and personnel.

Through communicating closely with on-site production teams, location managers, and film crews, our guards will ensure all your equipment and facilities are completely secure, allowing cast and crew to work safely and uninterrupted.

Our service

As part of our SIA security services for film and television, our security guards can provide the following:

  • Traffic management (diverting traffic, monitoring vehicle access and maintaining emergency vehicle access in accordance with legislation).
  • Crowd management and keeping the general public at bay.
  • Site patrols and perimeter security.
  • Nightshoots and overnight/weekend guards to secure the film set (and equipment/vehicles) on longer shoots between production activity.
  • Counter surveillance and anti-paparazzi measures.
  • Securing VIP areas such as trailers.

We can also offer a higher level of close protection/bodyguard security for the cast and VIPs where required.

Our guards

All personnel at Code 3 Security are fully trained, hold appropriate SIA Licences and are DBS (formerly CRB) vetted to BS 7858.

Security is a serious business, and at Code 3 Security we’re serious about only recruiting the very best to give our clients complete peace of mind.

We pride ourselves on only deploying operators who are polite, proactive and professional. It’s also vital that they’re able to be flexible and uphold our company ethos of having an intelligent approach to security.
Code 3 Security offer Film Location Security Services, as a specialist across the UK, our active locations are as follows:

  • London
  • Middlesex
  • Avon
  • Bedfordshire
  • Berkshire
  • Borders
  • Buckinghamshire
  • Cambridgeshire
  • Central
  • Cheshire
  • Cleveland
  • Clwyd
  • Cornwall
  • County Antrim
  • County Armagh
  • County Down
  • County Fermanagh
  • County Londonderry
  • County Tyrone
  • Cumbria
  • Derbyshire
  • Devon
  • Dorset
  • Dumfries
  • Galloway
  • Durham
  • Dyfed
  • East Sussex
  • Essex
  • Fife
  • Gloucestershire
  • Grampian
  • Greater Manchester
  • Gwent
  • Gwynedd County
  • Hampshire
  • Herefordshire
  • Hertfordshire
  • Highlands
  • Humberside
  • Isle of Wight
  • Kent
  • Lancashire
  • Leicestershire
  • Lincolnshire
  • Lothian
  • Merseyside
  • Mid Glamorgan
  • Norfolk
  • North Yorkshire
  • Northamptonshire
  • Northumberland
  • Nottinghamshire
  • Oxfordshire
  • Powys
  • Rutland
  • Shropshire
  • Somerset
  • South Glamorgan
  • South Yorkshire
  • Staffordshire
  • Strathclyde
  • Suffolk
  • Surrey
  • Tayside
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Warwickshire
  • West Glamorgan
  • West Midlands
  • West Sussex
  • West Yorkshire
  • Wiltshire
  • Worcestershire


Talk to us
Need professional Film Location Security Services to secure your site? Find out more about our Security Services by giving us a call on 01753 463555. Alternatively, drop us an email to and we’ll be happy to advise.