Videcom Security Ltd About Us.

Videcom CCTV Installations

Videcom Security, one of the countries leading national CCTV installation and maintenance companies.

With their head office in the historic town of Waltham Abbey, Essex, and specialising in large multisite Town and City Centre public safety CCTV systems.

CCTV Installation
CCTV & Security Maintenance

The Videcom Maintenance Department are proud of their service and support commitment supporting both their own installations and those installed by others.

With a variety of contracts to suite your requirements and budgets.


Videcom remote support, with modern secure remote link support to most major CCTV systems and solutions our in-house digital engineers maintain a wide range of IP, ONVIF and Digital Video Systems including our own VNR, ANPR and SceneVu solutions. Quick link remote support available.

Remote Support
Videcom Design Services

Videcom Software Development enables a wide diversity of product integration through custom software modules including our multi-monitor remote control and SVGA matrix switching.

Software products include; ANPR Manager, VNR Integration, Remote Barrier Control & Telemetry conversion.

Software Solutions


Community Safety CCTV Security: In 1997 Videcom installed a 64 colour camera system at Victoria Coach Station which required in excess of 20km of cable for 10 control points across 3 London Streets, By 2004 extended to 100+ cameras.

Schools and College CCTV installations are a speciality with in excess of 100 premises.

1985 - Videcom Security Ltd formed initially to serve mainly bookmakers industry and city dealing and stockmarket customers.

1998 - First Town Centre: St Albans with 20 full-function public area colour cameras and Harpenden Town with 7 contract inception. The Control Room has full manual and computer control with direct Police links.

Videcom in partnership with St. Albans Council operates and mans the Control Room which includes Boardband/fibre/Wi-Fi video monitoring for commercial and public service clients.

The system has now been expanded to 150 cameras incorporating London Colney, Welwyn Garden City, Hatfield, Welham Green, Waltham Cross and Cheshunt.

The City of ST. Albans remain a major customer of Videcom with a recent extention to our support services contract Read More ...

2001 - The largest CCTV Town Centre initiative project for Southend on Sea was completed. With first government funded fully digital CCTV recording system.

2004 - States of Guernsey approved CCTV/Access Control supplier since 2000, in 2004 the new Airport Terminal was completed. The Guernsey systems are now managed and maintained by Vision Networks Ltd.

and from these prestigious roots to more recently.... 2012-13 -Cambridge City Wi-Fi Conversion. Installation of Wavesight Wi-Fi into City Centre and Coe CCTV encoders and decoders for real time digital CCTV transmission.

2013- St. Albans & Scunthorpe CCTV control room upgrades and installation of low energy flat screen display systems.

2014- Watford Town Centre large municipal Wi-Fi and fully digital control room. Next generation CCTV solutions, complete IP digital solution with Wi-Fi and PtP 80 GHz licenced transmission links offering near fibre through the air transmission performances.

Summary, Videcom are recognised as a major City and Town Centre CCTV installion and maintenance provider. Tenders awarded for London boroughs of Kingston upon Thames and Richmond Borough Council, Broxbourne Borough Council, Ipswich Borough Council, Babergh District Council, Lincoln City Council, Beverley Town Council, Scarborough Borough Council, Scunthorpe,Lincoln, Boston, East Lindsey, - North Lincs Council and Welwyn and Hatfield District Council.

Why Choose Us?

  • Professional Qualifications:

    Videcom Security Ltd is a member of BSIA and employs professional engineers and qualified technicians (HND, HNC and City & Guilds).BSI registration, UKAS assessed to quality assurance standard BS EN ISO 90001:2008 Certificate No: FS29915. The Company has carried out installations under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulation 1994. NICEIC approved Electrical Contractor - EN No. 24727. Safecontractor, Chas and Constructionline accredited.

  • Engineer Competence and Awareness

    Videcom realise that their ongoing success is owed in no small part to the commitment of their staff and regularly hold in house engineering meetings to allow the transfer of technical knowledge and the introduction of new products to the engineers. Videcom promote the use of manufacturer training facilities with engineers regularly attending training on new products.

    Training also extends to annual health and safety, plant training and site safety awareness courses.

    Videcom maintain staff training and health and safety records at their head office in Waltham Abbey.

  • Videcom Products

    All specifications, designs and construction are carried out "in house", utilising the company's own engineering in combination with the best branded CCTV products. Videcom are a major systems installer for Fujinon, Samsung, Dedicated Micros, Panasonic, Bosh, Fast/Nice, Meyertech, Synectics, SilverNet Wi-Fi and Wavesight products. The Company also manufactures CCTV controllers, switchers, remote control devices and frame grabbers tailored for use in specialist installations; covert camera enclosure design and assembly.

    Videcom Products portfolio includes the Videcom VNR, a family of digital recorders with both analogue and IP CCTV recording capability.

    The Videcom Software Department designs many of our front-end solutions including our manager for ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition) utilised by Municipal Authorities and Law Enforcement.

  • Videcom Quality & Service
    At Videcom it is all about Quality and Service together with a commitment to project delivery, cost competitive solutions and provision of systems for safer neighbourhoods.

    Living Wage Employer

    Videcom Security are an accredited Living Wage Employer. Always Secure in our vision.

  • What are IP Cameras ?
  • An Internet protocol camera, or IP camera, is a type of digital video camera now commonly installed for "closed circuit" surveillance, and which, unlike traditional analogue cameras, can send and receive data via a computer network, over Wi-Fi and the Internet. The majority of new cameras now installed by Videcom are IP based, this brings many benefits including higher definition, structured cabling, common termination interfacing and flexible camera signal distribution.

  • Energy Saving CCTV
  • Videcom are an ISO 14001 company with commitments to energy reduction and waste management within the CCTV industry. Through careful product choice, recommended upgrades and energy management Videcom are proud to be able to demonstrate significant savings to their customers. CCTV is a 24 hour operation and any energy saving can provide significant energy cost benefits. Videcom developing Greener CCTV Solutions.

    Through the introduction of energy efficient storage disks, low energy LED lighting and monitors together with reduced equipment count, and heat output CCTV is reducing its carbon footprint and energy costs.

  • Equality
  • Videcom are an equal oppertunities employer committed to the living wage, for further information please also refer to our Equality Policy