Information Security & Document Destruction for Government Services

We help government organisations keep confidential information confidential.

Secure Shredding Services for Government & Public Services

When you are appointed by the public to provide government services, you are entrusted to protect the confidentiality of their private information. As a government organisation, there is legislation and regulations, practices and procedures to help ensure the security of your information. Owing to numerous high-profile data breaches, how government bodies and public organisations, store and destroy confidential information is coming under increased scrutiny – especially since the introduction of the GDPR.

Secure paper shredding and data destruction is now more important than ever and with a range of services, Shred-it is here to help ensure your organisation remains compliant and keeps data protected.

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We can help you with the legislation your business needs to follow!

 

Any department, ministry, or agency that creates, collects, handles, stores, and disposes of private, confidential information, has serious legal requirements and regulations governing that information. Whether it’s employee documents, financial reports, or information about individual citizens, the laws designed to protect identities and personal privacy come with strict rules and strong fines. We can help you stay compliant.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Applies to all companies that handle the personal data of EU residents, including companies that are established outside the EU if they offer goods or services to EU residents or monitor their behaviour.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Applies to all companies that handle the personal data of EU residents, including companies that are established outside the EU if they offer goods or services to EU residents or monitor their behaviour.

Learn to recognize the risks.

Protect your data with our secure shredding services.

In an industry that relies on protecting the public’s data, the reality is that many information breaches occur because of employee error, negligence or poor judgement. So, with a quarter of risk arising internally, employees need to know how to confidently identify, handle and securely dispose of confidential data.

Our services have been designed to meet the complex needs of government organisations, in order to reduce the responsibility placed upon employees. Shred-it can provide you with a comprehensive information security solution to keep all of your confidential information secure, wherever it may be found. With a large, national footprint and multiple locations, we are where you are.

If you create, collect, or dispose of these types of documents, you and your organization could be at-risk of an information breach.

  • Payroll
  • Financial Statements
  • Contracts
  • Tax Filings and Internal Audits
  • Development Plans and Forecasts
  • Social Security Numbers
  • Civil Rights Data
  • Purchase Orders

The Shred-it Advantage: Leading in Secure Document Destruction

Shred-it protects organisations' information for their people, customers and brands. With over 30 years of experience, our primary focus on document security helps ensure your confidential information remains confidential. We offer paper, hard drive, and speciality shredding services. 

Service Reliability

With one of the largest shredding fleets in the UK, we are where you are.

Security Expertise

Shred-it UK is an i-SIGMA member, adhering to the stringent security practices and procedures established by the International Secure Information Governance & Management AssociationTM (i-SIGMA®). We keep your information safe.

Customer Experience

Our customers rely on our breadth of solutions, global scale, and unmatched network of resources to protect what matters. We are 100% committed to customer protection and satisfaction.