The Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) recognise and reward companies and individuals across the security sector. The OSPAs are designed to be both independent and inclusive, providing an opportunity for outstanding performers, whether buyers or suppliers to be recognised and their success to be celebrated. The criteria for these awards are based on extensive research on key factors that contribute to and characterise outstanding performance (Aspiring to Excellence – Perpetuity Research). The OSPAs are being set up in collaboration with security associations and groups across many countries.

Successful OSPAs events have already been hosted in Germany, Australia and Norway in 2015.In 2016 we hosted events in the previous countries and Romania and the USA, in 2017 we have now held the first UK event and are launching new countries for 2018. Information all are sites can be found at the following web sites.

Our Core Values


We believe that the OSPAs need to represent certain ideals to be a successful and reputable scheme. We pride ourselves on our values of always being:

  1. Independent
  2. Credible
  3. Transparent
  4. Respectable

Our Vision is that the winner of each award in each country will then be eligible to enter the World OSPAs in due course.


The 2017 OSPAs calendar of events has already begun, we started off the year with the inaugural UK OSPAs, hosted by TV personality and author Nick Ross. It was a great success, and we look forward to next year’s event. This year we are announcing the collaboration with another country, which will be hosted in... Read the full article.

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