You’re safe with C-TEC

40+ years of manufacturing excellence

Our Company

C-TEC is the UK’s largest independent manufacturer of quality life safety electronic equipment with a portfolio of products that includes conventional and addressable fire alarm systems, automatic extinguisher panels, power supplies, disabled refuge systems, call systems and hearing loop equipment.

Established in 1981 and currently trading in over 70 countries worldwide, our commitment to quality is underlined by our multiple third party product certifications and our status as corporate members of the Fire Industry Association (FIA), the Fire Protection Association (FPA), the Institute of Sound, Communication & Visual Engineers (ISCVE) and the International Hearing Loop Manufacturers’ Association (IHLMA).

You're Safe with C-TEC

When it comes to cost-effective, expertly designed and reliable electronic equipment – you’re safe with C-TEC. Manufactured in the UK using state-of-the-art production techniques, C-TEC’s life-safety products are protecting and improving the lives of millions of people across the globe.

Manufacturing Excellence

From conception and design at C-TEC’s dedicated R&D laboratory to construction, testing and despatch at our manufacturing headquarters, reliability and durability is built into our products at all stages, helping us to guarantee excellent product quality and equipment that is consistently fit for its intended purpose.


Many C-TEC products are third-party certified by internationally recognised approval bodies such as the LPCB, BSI, Intertek, VdS and Kiwa, confirming to specifiers, installers and consumers that they meet the exact design and performance requirements of key British, European and international standards.

Our Vision

C-TEC’s vision is to become the world’s leading independent manufacturer of fire alarm and legislation driven products. Our mission is to develop new products, to develop and enhance the quality and safety of all our products and to reduce associated maintenance and installation costs.

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What can C-TEC offer you?

All things life safety

A vast range of tried, trusted and respected life safety electronic equipment – from fire alarm to nursecall systems, disabled refuge to hearing loops, C-TEC is a true ‘one-stop-shop’ for all of your life safety electronic equipment needs.

Ex-stock delivery

Over 2,500 quality products where you want them, when you want them. Plan your workflow with confidence: 95% of C-TEC’s products are in stock and available for same day despatch.

Competitive prices

Excellent discount structures designed to make you money. Trade with confidence knowing C-TEC’s strict trade discount banding will make you a force to be reckoned with in the supply chain.

Quality technical support

The help you want, when you want it – our award-winning industry trained technical support staff are just a phone call away (Mon-Fri, 08.30-17.00 GMT). 24/7 access to our comprehensive library of support documentation and help videos is also available via our website support hub.

Certified products

Specify with confidence – C-TEC has product certifications and factory process approvals from five different certification bodies – the LPCB, VdS, BSI, Kiwa and Intertek. We invest millions in our products so you can rest assured they are fit for purpose.

Free training

From CPD certified system design seminars to practical ‘hands-on’ product awareness and commissioning courses – stay ahead of the curve by taking advantage of C-TEC’s vast knowledge and expertise.

Free marketing opportunities

Support us and our dedicated in-house marketing team will support you with free POS material, case studies and more. Our active marketing campaigns means there will always be steady demand for C-TEC’s products.


C-TEC’s highly productive R&D department is constantly bringing new and innovative products to market – future proof your business with C-TEC’s impressive and expanding portfolio of life safety equipment.