About Us

A leading door hardware supplier in the UK

UAP Ltd has an unrivalled reputation for product excellence, innovation and quality. We are a leading door hardware supplier in the UK and import top of the range supplies from around the globe – working in conjunction with highly-regarded and respected manufacturers in order to guarantee that every piece of merchandise is of a superior standard. All items meet even the most stringent of requirements and come complete with an extremely reasonable, competitive price tag. 


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Meet the Team

Our head office is based in Bury (Manchester). We have external sales representatives covering all over the UK and Ireland, each partnered with an internal account manager and sales admin, meaning that no matter where you are in the country, we have you covered.


Meet the Brands

All UAP products are categorised by the eight brands, Security Hardware, Intelligent Hardware, Fullex, Locking Systems, Firemongery, XFort, TradeLocks and Armasmart. Each brand is reputed for quality, durability and innovation. Our products have been designed, developed and tested in the UK.

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It Started with a Door Knocker...

Established in 1996, UAP Limited has been running for over 20 years, and in this time we have become a leading household name in the UK as a door hardware supplier, offering not only the finest door hardware and security products, but also key cutting machines and specialised locksmith tools. With over 3,500 product lines in stock, which include door knockers, viewers, letterplates, handles, numbers and letters, as well as door and window security products including window restrictors, door chains and The Soterian TS008 letterplate, there is something for everyone.



From standard, everyday stock supplies right through to completely original bespoke products, UAP can offer you a diverse and broad reaching collection of door hardware, which caters for a multitude of purposes - all items are perfectly suitable for both commercial and domestic purposes.

Accreditations & Affiliations

Accreditations & Affiliations

At UAP, we are proud of our third party accreditations, certification and guarantees for our products and business practices. Independently tested and approved, our comprehensive range of accreditations support our commitment to continuous improvement, robust testing and knowledge advancement.

Company Culture

We are powered by our people. At UAP, our biggest assets are our people – from operations through to senior management; who we are drives what we do. That’s why we’re working to build on our foundation of employee wellbeing, bringing in new ideas, resources, initiatives and events to ensure our employees feel happy, safe and valued.

Company Culture


UAP is committed to improving people’s lives and general wellbeing, and we believe that we have a responsibility to significantly reduce our impact on the environment for the good of the planet. This is why we work closely with suppliers and customers around the world to implement ethical and environmentally-friendly business solutions.


Charity Work

One of the main aims of UAP is to promote equality and diversity, and to give something back to the community. Although we have already built up an unrivalled reputation for excellence, reliability and service we want our company name to stand for even more, which is why we are determined to make a difference to the world – locally, regionally and globally.

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Latest News

Keep up-to-date with all of the latest product and business updates from UAP, their brands and beyond.

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