Car security

Gatwick Airport Valet Parking – Car Security

  • Do you want your car stored in a secure car park so it will be safe whilst you are away?
  • Do you want your car to be driven by a mature, sensible driver who is fully insured and trained?

The answer to these questions is most probably yes. The answer to this next question may be a little more difficult.

  • How can I be sure the company I use for meet and greet at Gatwick Airport uses car parks that are safe and that the drivers and staff will look after my car properly?

Here are some things you can check that will help you make the right decision about who supplies your meet and greet at Gatwick Airport.

Park Mark® Award

Help-me-park holds the Park Mark® accreditation for their two car parks at Leylands and City Place.

The Park Mark® accreditation is granted to car parks that have achieved the requirements of a risk assessment carried out by a specially trained Police Crime Prevention Officer. This ensures that:

  • the car park has appropriate planning permission
  • the car park operator has appropriate insurance
  • the car park operator has sound management procedures in place to ensure the safety of your car
  • the car park has been passed as secure to hold clients cars

Check to confirm who holds the Park Mark® accreditation

  • Go to the Parkmark website
  • Enter 'Gatwick' into the search box and click search
  • Then tick the box - "near meet and greet" and filter the search.
  • Scroll down the search results to find Help-me-park

Buy With Confidence – Trading Standards Approved

Help-me-park is now an approved Buy with Confidence member at Gatwick. Membership number 577.

The local Trading Standards Services at Gatwick are taking steps to audit and award the Buy with Confidence accreditation to Gatwick Airport valet parking companies which will involve:

  • Vetting the customer complaints history for each company
  • Ensuring Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) checks are performed on drivers and other staff
  • Ensuring all claims made on companies’ web sites are true
  • Ensuring all terms and conditions are fair
  • Ensuring appropriate staff training and management practices are in place

Check to find out more about the Buy with Confidence Scheme

Gatwick Valet Parking Reviews

Check independent review sites as well as companies own web sites. This will give you the reassurance that you do not pick one of the rogue operators at Gatwick.

Help-me-park – Leylands Car Park Security Measures

  1. CCTV
  2. Security fencing and gates
  3. Security lighting
  4. Fully alarmed offices monitored 24/7 with GSM cover if phone lines are cut
  5. Complete perimeter fencing

Help-me-park – City Place Car Park Security Measures

  1. 24/7 manned security presence
  2. Security patrols
  3. Security lighting
  4. Complete perimeter fencing

Help-me-park – Spectrum House Car Park Security Measures

  1. CCTV
  2. Entry barrier
  3. Security patrols
  4. Security lighting
  5. Complete perimeter fencing

Get a quotation for your meet and greet parking at Gatwick now!