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Surveillance technology

We’ve got your organisation covered, every step of the way -  with managed surveillance solutions for local councils, public transport networks, police forces and more

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Public Sector sales - over 100 employees

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Trust us, we understand surveillance and security

You already know digital surveillance makes your organisation, your customers and the public safer. But how can you find a partner you can trust?

Surveillance Solutions from BT (known formerly as BT Redcare Surveillance) specialise in end-to-end managed surveillance systems. We've over 25 years’ experience delivering real-time surveillance and CCTV for the public sector. And we're trusted partners for over 1,800 customers in the government, local authorities, the police, and judiciary.

BT tech is in more than 80% of the UK’s public authority control rooms, connecting over 44,000 CCTV channels. Our networks carry over half a million images a second. That’s 43 billion a day – every day. 

And we’re now helping local authorities build ‘smart’ cities with Internet of Things (IoT) technology. We'll show you how to use your existing surveillance infrastructure to harness data from thousands of IoT sensors, creating a super-efficient city, fit for the 21st century.

What we do

It’s not about the technology, it’s what that technology enables. We work with you to deliver outcomes that matter to your organisation, your employees and the public.

  • Consultancy and design
  • Cameras and sensors
  • Network connectivity
  • Control room fit out
  • Video and smart management
  • IT and LAN infrastructure
  • Installation and project management
  • 24/7 helpdesk and support and maintenance

Specialist surveillance for the public sector

Better tech can help you keep costs down

At the very time when squeezed budgets are forcing authorities to cut back on surveillance systems, the technology is better than it’s ever been.  We can help you build your strategy so you can stay in the game and balance the books.

Products, services and managed solutions


You’ll find cameras for all situations, from have static street cameras to lightweight, wireless mobile cameras. We also have on-vehicle cameras, body-worn cameras and more.


Transmit surveillance data securely on our industry-leading fixed, mobile and wireless networks. Connect your control room, share surveillance, and enable your workforce.

Control rooms

Your Command and Control Centre is the most important element of your entire surveillance network. It’s where your video data is relayed securely to be examined and interpreted.

End-to-end maintenance

We don’t just walk away when we’ve installed your system and shown you how to use it. We’ll manage the system for you, making sure that you’re always getting optimum performance.

Smart cities

Learn how you can improve the lives of your people and your citizens with your existing surveillance network and Internet of Things (IoT) technology.

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Framework agreements

Procurement made easy

Procuring our services is simple and cost effective because we’re part of the Crown Commercial Services framework agreement

We don’t work alone, we partner with the best in the business

Like all our customers, you want an affordable, best-of-breed surveillance solution that does exactly what you need it to. That’s why we partner with industry-leading suppliers to help you integrate the most appropriate technology for your organisation.

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Existing public sector customers

If we’re already working with you, please get in touch with your account team or account manager.

We’re happy to talk through the technology solutions we can offer to support your public sector organisation.