Van locks and additional security are now essential. Vans are broken into every 23 minutes in the UK. Don’t become a statistic. We provide a high quality van lock installation service to help prevent your property being stolen. Our van lock fittings are performed by highly qualified technicians and come with a 12 month guarantee.


1. **What are absolute locks for vans, and how do they differ from standard locks?**
– Answer: Absolute locks for vans are high-security locking systems designed specifically for commercial vehicles. They offer enhanced protection against theft and unauthorized access compared to standard locks, with features such as reinforced construction, advanced key control systems, and anti-pick technology.

2. **Why are absolute locks essential for van security?**
– Answer: Absolute locks are essential for van security because they provide robust protection against theft and break-ins. Vans often carry valuable tools, equipment, and merchandise, making them prime targets for thieves. Absolute locks help deter unauthorized access and safeguard valuable assets, minimizing the risk of theft and associated losses.

3. **What types of absolute locks are available for vans?**
– Answer: There are several types of absolute locks available for vans, including deadlocks, slam locks, hook locks, rep locks, and ArmaDLocks. Each type offers unique features and benefits, such as key-operated or automatic locking mechanisms, resistance to drilling or tampering, and integration with existing security systems.

4. **Can I install absolute locks on my van myself, or do I need professional installation?**
– Answer: While some absolute locks can be installed DIY, complex systems or integration with existing security systems may require professional installation. Professional locksmiths have the expertise and tools to ensure proper fit, alignment, and functionality, maximizing security and peace of mind.

5. **Do absolute locks for vans require maintenance, and if so, how often?**
– Answer: Yes, absolute locks for vans require regular maintenance to ensure optimal performance and longevity. Maintenance tasks may include cleaning to remove dirt and debris, lubrication of moving parts, periodic inspections for signs of wear or damage, and professional servicing as needed. The frequency of maintenance depends on usage and environmental conditions but generally should be performed at least annually.

Our van locks protect your rear doors, side doors and front doros

Protect your van with our security shields to help prevent attacks

Optimise your vans storage by allowing us to install a bespoke van racking.

Never worrie about forgetting to lock your van with our automatic locking slam locks


Absolute Locks is a well-established company that has been providing exceptional locksmith services since its establishment in 2008. With a focus on van racking and vehicle security, we have become a trusted name in the industry throughout Yorkshire & the U.K.

Led by Karl Pearson & Andrew Dunn who is an accredited master locksmith , the directors of Absolute Locks, the company is committed to offering professional and reliable services to its customers.

“Fitted van locks at my work place meaning no downtime, very pleased” – Steven Miers – Plumber – Wakefield

“Extremely happy with the van locks and racking for our fleet” – Richard Brown – Electricians – Manchester