Celebrating our Charity Partner BHF's 60th Birthday!

28th July 2021

British APCO is proud to announce the British Heart Foundation as our Charity Partner. Join us in celebrating their 60th birthday and reading about the incredible progress that has been made in that time.

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NEC Software Solutions has launched software designed to revolutionise the dispatch of emergency services teams.

6th July 2021

NEC Software Solutions is the new name for APD Communications, the leading supplier of software to emergency services, control rooms and other public safety sectors. It has marked the rebrand by launching ground-breaking Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) control room software, called Dispatch, that will help emergency services organisations save lives and keep communities safe.

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Job Vacancy - British APCO Chief Operating Officer

3rd June 2021

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Live Sector News

MoD to investigate data breach that exposed identities of Afghan interpreters

22 Sep 2021, 10:19 a.m.

CCS unveils £4bn digital transformation framework

21 Sep 2021, 12:30 p.m.

MoJ convenes group to boost credentials of electronic signatures

21 Sep 2021, 11:08 a.m.

UK to introduce digital driving licences

21 Sep 2021, 10:19 a.m.

9-1-1 Fee Diversion Task Force Delivers Report to Congress, FCC

21 Sep 2021, 7 a.m.

The Ending 9-1-1 Fee Diversion Now Strike Force delivered its ...

NATE Launches Retirement Benefits Program for Member Companies

21 Sep 2021, 7 a.m.

The National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) announced the launch ...

DoD Selects Verizon to Provide 5G Service to 7 Air Force Reserve Command Bases

21 Sep 2021, 7 a.m.

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) selected Verizon Public Sector ...

Nottinghamshire seeks leader to spearhead 10-year transformation ambitions

20 Sep 2021, 12:49 p.m.


British APCO (previously known as BAPCO) is now acknowledged as the leading UK based Association in the British Isles for all professionals in public safety and civil contingencies communications and information systems.

British APCO is a growing community with extensive communications knowledge gained as a result of delivering real life public safety.  We are an independent, user led, not for profit association working to improve emergency services and public safety communications and information technology for everybody’s benefit.








British APCO members are an important part of a worldwide network of public safety communications and information technology professionals.  British APCO is affiliated to APCO Global Alliance which includes sister organisations representing public safety users in the USA and Canada.

Our members' individual experience, knowledge and expertise combined with that of our partners worldwide helps British APCO act as a hub for knowledge and support in a fast moving sector focused on public safety.