Secure your spot for Openreach : The UK Digital Upgrade

18th January 2021

Don’t miss this unmatched opportunity to hear about the biggest digital upgrade the UK has ever seen. Openreach is investing billions of pounds rolling out Full Fibre broadband across the UK to help deliver a more reliable and future-proofed network. This will also see the introduction of new digital services (All-IP). Secure your spot now.

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BAPCO: The Online Event, 2 – 4 March 2021

12th January 2021

At British APCO we’re excited to invite you to attend BAPCO: The Online Event (2 – 4 March), the first ever virtual BAPCO Show.

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Registration open for our webinar with Tait Communications

15th December 2020

Join us for the first in our BAPCO webinar series where we'll be hearing from Tait Communications on Incident Ground Communications Solution on 21st January 2021

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Live Sector News

Government lobbies for long-term bans for top Carillion execs

21 Jan 2021, 12:41 a.m.

Navy to deploy £25m autonomous minesweepers

21 Jan 2021, 12:31 a.m.

UK-Japan partnership to develop robotics for fusion energy and nuclear decommissioning

20 Jan 2021, 3 p.m.

The UK and Japan have signed a £12m research and ...

UK Councils deploy IoT sensors to improve safety of residents in social housing

20 Jan 2021, 2:32 p.m.

Sutton and Richmond, two Councils in the UK, have partnered ...

PM pledges to publish more data on vaccine rollout

20 Jan 2021, 10:40 a.m.

DWP spends £5m to manage applications

20 Jan 2021, 10:25 a.m.

NHS trusts to implement £7.5m digital shift-planning tech

20 Jan 2021, 10:24 a.m.

Ondas Appoints Sood to Board of Directors

20 Jan 2021, 7 a.m.

Ondas Holdings, a developer of software-based wireless broadband technology for ...


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.