Our Organisation - Secure Services

A Trading Fund of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), we provide essential secure support services to the FCO and other government departments. Our customers also include governments and international institutions with which the UK has close links.

Who we are

We are the trading fund of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), and have over sixty years of experience in delivering secure services across the globe to keep their people safe, their assets protected and their information secure.

What we do

We design and deliver secure services that meet the demanding needs of governments across the globe. In addition to the FCO, existing customers include foreign governments and international organisations closely linked to the UK.


Find out more about our latest news and events, take a look at our annual reports and find out how to contact us with press enquiries.

Corporate Responsibility

We support and comply with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office's policies on sustainability and work to ensure that our operations are as environmentally friendly as possible. We also work with our local community on a range of local initiatives.


We were established as a Trading Fund in April 2008. Our Framework Document sets out our Governance arrangements with the FCO. As a Trading Fund we operate according to government and commercial best practice.

Information and Guidance

Are you one of our customers or suppliers? Find out more in this section about the procedures relevant to you. You will also find our transparency and data information here.