Sponsors – Safe Services Network

Welcome to the industry leaders who promote sound security practices that help keep Portugal a safe place to live and visit
Service Standards

This page provides a unique platform of service providers here in Portugal, which practice and promote high security standards and best practices within their respective industries. These companies are varied ranging from insurance to property management, but are common in incorporating sound security practices and operating procedures in the delivery of their services to the public.

Each company has demonstrated a high quality of service to the community based on a proven track record in their particular field of expertise. As such they contribute to ensuring that Portugal remains a safe and secure place to live and visit.

This consolidation of best practices helps raise standards within their industries in terms of crime prevention and provides a unique point of reference for the community.

Safe Communities Portugal is therefore pleased to host on its platform those businesses that meet the above service standards and level of commitment. The companies are listed under each industry.

If you would like your business to be recognized and become part of this network, please contact us here for more details.

  • Estate agent

    Buy Portugal are long established property consultants with many years’ experience in the Portuguese property market. Providing an extensive portfolio of properties for sale throughout Portugal; including the Algarve, Silver Coast, Porto, Blue Coast and the Capital city of Lisbon. All of our partner network are experienced, government licensed Real Estate Agents. Website www.buyportugal.com Tel no: +44 1925 414422

  • Estate Agent

    Algarve Homes is a Real Estate Sales and Villa management company specialising in the Santa Barbara, Loulé, Sao Bras do Alportel and Estoi areas. Julian Lewis the Managing Director has spent the last 35 years operating in both the property and corporate worlds of business and prides himself on providing honest and straight forward advice and service to our clients both pre and post sale. Contact www.algarvehomes.com; email julian@algarvehomes.com ot tel nos 289992626 or 911032883

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  • Estate Agent

    PortugalProperty.com® contains a wealth of information to help you learn more about buying & selling property in Portugal. We are the largest property agency in the country with offices throughout the Algarve and Lisbon. We have many years’ experience in the market and you can read out latest views on our website or order our Market Report. We are a one-stop property shop, and will meet all of your requirements when it comes to buying or selling in Portugal. If you are looking for a beautiful holiday home, a Portugal property investment or a buy-to-let, PortugalProperty.com® has the very best selection of properties from one bedroom apartments to high end luxury villas. You need look no further than PortugalProperty.com®. Phone (UK): 0800 014 8201; (PT): 00351 308 800 878; (Int): 0044 800 014 8201 or email: info@portugalproperty

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  • Estate Agents

    Quinta Properties deal with some of the most exclusive luxury villas and exciting property in and around Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo. As the chosen associates of Savills since 1997, we offer in-depth knowledge and experience to meet your real estate needs. Our business is to support you and to carefully guide you through the entire process from purchasing to selling properties in the Algarve.

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  • Full Service Company

    euroFINESCO is a full service company, helping expatriates to make the most of their new life in Portugal since 1991. Whether it be meeting unfamiliar obligations in a new land, maximizing opportunities in a smooth transition from the past or financial and estate planning for the future, euroFINESCO is here to guide you, keep you compliant and prepare you to meet your goals.

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  • Hotels

    Hilton Worldwide considers the security for guests, visitors, our colleagues and their possessions warrants strict monitoring and control procedures. The protection of the company’s assets and property ensures the smooth day to day operation of our business and is expected by our guests and investors.

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  • Insurance

    Offering expats on the Algarve general insurance underwritten by Lloyds of London and many other leading insurance providers such as Victoria, Lusitania, PTI, Navigators & General, Exeter Family Friendly and AXAPPP to name but a few. We offer home, motor, pet, health, travel, marine, community, business insurance and funeral plans. With over 60 products available from over 30 different providers Ibex Insurance will be able to find the cover that suits you.

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  • Locksmith

    Professional English locksmith in central Algarve for; high security cylinders and locking systems, secondary security devices such as window locks, door viewers etc. We also offer a 24 hour emergency door opening service using non destructive techniques.

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  • Overseas Money Transfers

    We specialise in sending money overseas. With over eighteen years of experience, we’ve helped thousands of people make savings on their international transfers. Our great exchange rates could save you up to 5% compared to using your bank – and we never charge you any fees! You can contact us by phone, pop into our local office or visit our website.The sign-up process is quick and easy, and our friendly staff members are always on hand to give expert guidance – and don’t worry your money is in safe hands. We’re authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority for the provision of payment services, and boast a level 1 credit risk assessment from Dun & Bradstreet. It’s as simple as 1, 2, 3: just get in touch and then you can sit back, relax and we’ll take care of all your currency needs.

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  • Property Management and Rentals

    We make it Easy! Owning a property abroad needn’t be an organizational headache. Let us take the hassle out of it all, for you. Take advantage of our local knowledge and service support, and we will assume the responsibility for all the workings of your property in the Algarve, and treat it as you would, with care and respect.

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  • Security Alarms and Access Control

    IBC Security’s unique service points lay in their “Mission Statement” which is: “to fully utilize their wide experience and innovative approach to security and to actively promote crime prevention through the introduction of leading edge electronic and security systems.

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  • Sun, wind and rain protection

    Toldolanda Lda have been supplying high quality awnings for over 30 years. We have built up years of experience in the Dutch awning market and have been providing awnings in the Algarve since 1999. We provide High quality outdoor and indoor sun, wind and rain solutions, from awnings to venetian blinds. Toldolanda will make your Outdoor living enjoyable and your indoor living comfortable.As all our products can be supplied with remote control, sensors and timers, so we can program your shutters, roller curtains and or awnings to be open and closed while you’re away of your home. This will give the impression that the house is occupied and deter burglars.

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  • Windows and Doors

    Mestre Raposa fits and supplies windows and doors with reliable security feature options, always reassuring its German quality and durability. From new constructions to renovations, there is no limit in the capacity of producing the safest windows and doors for your home. Security is an important issue nowadays and we take this seriously. We have available the best security systems for your doors and windows, never losing its quality and durability with an outstanding product which is MADE IN GERMANY. Mestre Raposa has always been a trendsetter when it comes to the latest technologies and modern design with doors, windows, conservatories.

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