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"SBD provides additional confidence for both our customers and the end user alike"

High security and access solutions provider, dormakaba, have renewed their membership with Secured by Design, the official police security initiative, for a further 3 years.

Following the 2016 merger of companies Dorma and Kaba, dormakaba have established themselves as one of the top three global companies for access control and high security solutions. Operating in over 130 countries and with innovation at the heart of the business, dormakaba invests in originality and modernisation, always aiming to create genuine added value for customers through their smart access and security solutions.

dormakaba boasts a comprehensive portfolio of services and products within security and access for rooms and buildings. They provide innovative and reliable access and security solutions in hotels, shops, sporting venues, airports, hospitals, in the home or at the office.

Their two central offices are located in Tiverton, Devon, where they assemble their mechanical cylinder ranges, and Hitchin, Hertfordshire. They aim to continuously develop solutions that simplify life and enhance security for their customers and end-users.


You can find out more about dormakaba and their Secured by Design accredited products at:

James Shere, Product Marketing Manager for dormakaba, said: “I am delighted to confirm our renewed membership with Secured by Design for a further 3 years. Having an affiliation with SBD is of paramount importance, as being able to demonstrate our products meet the high standards required by SBD, enabling us to promote their Police Preferred Specification accreditations, provides additional confidence for both our customers and the end user alike. As SBD is owned by the UK Police Service, it is a certification that is instantly recognisable and trusted by industry professionals and end users.”

Lyn Poole, Secured by Design, said: “I’m extremely pleased that dormakaba have renewed their SBD membership for a further three years. Last year we worked together to enhance their Secured by Design brand usage to achieve a higher return of investment from their SBD membership. This is one of the areas we aim to work on with all our members. Advertising SBD membership and their Police Preferred Specification accredited products is a benefit of being part of the SBD family.”