Understanding the need for protection and security is crucial for both personal and business affairs. When considering hiring security services in Scotland, there are many questions about costs, qualifications, and reliability. It isn’t as straightforward as purchasing a product; every client’s needs are unique.

In the realm of security services, the value you receive is often a direct reflection of your investment. Hence, if you’re considering employing a security guard priced around the £10 bracket, their training and expertise might not match up to the high standards maintained by teams like Dion International.

It’s imperative to stress the importance of hiring security personnel with an SIA Licence, a hallmark of quality we uphold at Dion International. This certification not only ensures that every security professional meets industry benchmarks but also confirms their legal standing to function as a contracted or private security officer.

Further, the depth and nature of training can influence the pricing of security personnel. At Dion International, we take pride in our security teams that have all come from government agency backgrounds. This ensures our clients are reassured, confident in the knowledge that any situation will be addressed with the utmost professionalism.

The final pricing of security services is determined by the duration of the service, the type of security provided, and the experience of the security personnel.

In this guide, we will delve into the average costs of hiring security services in Scotland with Dion International. If you have more specific queries, please get in touch, and we can provide you with a tailored quote.

What Services Does Dion International Offer?

At Dion International, our expert teams offer a broad range of security solutions, including:

  • Close Protection (Bodyguards)
  • Corporate Security
  • Insider Risk
  • Penetration Tests
  • TSCM-Bug Sweeps
  • Static Guarding
  • Mobile Patrols
  • Hospitality Security
  • Key Holding & Alarm Response
  • Counter Espionage 
  • Risk Assessments
  • CCTV Monitoring

Each service has its own set of costs depending on the situation and the client’s requirements.

Security Service Rates in Scotland

The average rate for security services in Scotland varies between £10 and £50 per hour, depending on the type of service required. For specialised services like close protection, the rates may differ.

Unlike some other security firms, Dion International focuses on providing prompt and effective security solutions without compromise. All our personnel are SIA licensed and trained to ensure the highest standards of professionalism.

For a detailed quote, use our “Get A Quote” feature on our website.

Security Costs In Your Locality

  • Close Protection: This service starts at £50 per hour per officer, considering the threat level and the number of bodyguards required.
  • Static Guarding: Starts from £25 per hour. This includes regular updates and reports.
  • Mobile Patrols: Fees start from £30 per hour, adjusting according to the area covered and frequency of patrols.
  • Hospitality Security: Costs begin at £25 per hour per guard, varying based on size and requirements.
  • Bug Sweeps: Basic for homes start at £500 and corporate packages designed for premises up to 10,000 sq. ft start at £3,000
  • Key Holding & Alarm Response: Our charges start from £130 per month, inclusive of a set number of call-outs.

Do We Offer Fixed Contracts?

Yes, Dion International offers daily rate packages for fixed-term contracts for clients who require security services regularly, ensuring consistency and affordability.

How Do We Compare To Other Security Agencies?

Our pricing structure is competitive and reflects the experience and training of our personnel. We prioritise quality over quantity and ensure the best protection for our clients.

Dion International recognises the importance of trust in the security industry. Our reputation speaks volumes about our commitment to keeping you safe. With us, you’re not just another client; you’re a part of the family.

Please note we offer long-term contract discounts and the above prices are basic rates and can vary based on specific requirements, the duration of service, and any additional services you might need.