Close protection

Chauffeurs Direct are able to offer a Fully Integrated Service of Close Protection alongside our chauffeur service supplying you with both prestige vehicles and qualified experienced personnel.

Who uses our services

Anyone, with a perceived risk of personal threat. When attending a high profile event or indeed entering any perceived security risk environment, we can provide you with close protection operatives (CPOs) who are fully licensed by the Security Industry Authority (SIA). We have a policy of total discretion to our clients.

Qualifications of CPO staff

Chauffeurs Direct will only supply highly trained CPO’s to provide a discreet and confidential service in this highly sensitive area. Our CPOs also hold current First Aid Certificates, are trained in Vehicle Search, Observation Techniques and Physical Restraint, and where required, the principles (clients) driver will also be skilled in Anti-Ambush Driving Techniques. As well as being fully qualified our CPO’s are experienced, vetted, personally recommended, insured and licensed by the UK government SIA. The SIA license ensures that its license holders have proof of qualification with valid, up to date experience and training when coupled with our own vetting process will give you complete peace of mind that all our team can provide the highest quality service.

The service in brief

The service is always unique to each client a Bespoke Strategic Plan will be designed after discussing and assessing your requirements and perceived threat level. A package will be designed to suit your needs ranging from a single CPO personal escort to a team of CPOs including an Advance Surveillance Party for either a single event or around the clock security. The service will as standard always include a Risk Assessment, Reconnaissance, Alternate Route Planning, locating Safe Havens and have Medical Support Services on standby where required. Finally, we will at all times liaise with security at the end destinations with continuous Seamless Surveillance and Protection.