Frequently Asked Questions about key holding and alarm response


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How much do your key holding services cost?

Prices upon request - We will beat all like for like key holding quotes.

Our priority is YOUR security whether that is your premises or keys. As such we pride ourselves on maintaining a secure location and system to manage the movement of your keys.

Your keys are alphanumerically tagged and bagged and then stored and securely locked away. There is no reference to the address of your premises stored with your keys.


What happens upon the initial interview?

Following an initial interview, a fully-trained member of our staff will attend your premises and complete a full health and safety site risk-assessment and develop secure solutions tailored to suit your individual needs This will enable our officers to attend to your alarm safely at any time of the day or night and in any conditions - We pride ourselves upon our attendance record.

We will then require a set of keys from you and you will need to notify your central station to call our company, we can assist you with contacting your central station and Alarm Company to facilitate this.

Are you subject to Government regulations?

Yes, we are subject to SIA regulation and control which is part of a government body. The SIA oversee legislation regarding vetting, training and standards within the security industry

What geographical areas do you cover?

We cover the following areas;

  •  Cheshire
  •  Tameside
  •  Greater Manchester
However please ask and we will see what we can do

What happens if my premises have been broken into?

Cheshire Keyholding Ltd will re-secure your premises and reset your alarm. We can obtain the services of the following

  • Builders
  • Plumbers
  • Glaziers
  • Alarm Engineer

Cheshire Keyholding Ltd will only contact you in the event of severe damage, unless you specifically request contact on every incident.