IMC’s Profile


Independent Monitoring Centre (IMC) is a Pretoria based Armed Reaction and Alarm System company offering you the best protection for your family, home and business. IMC’s infrastructure, including its SAIDSA approved control room and professional, highly trained reaction force, offers you quick reaction times with emergency back up.

Independent Monitoring Centre offers you:


  • 24 hour monitoring of all alarm systems, emergency systems and electric fences.
  • 24 hour armed reaction.
  • Well-trained, in-house technicians for all new installations and repairs.
  • Complete alarm systems.
  • Panic units including features such as panic, duress and medical.


24 Hour Control Centre

The IMC control room with its sophisticated microprocessor based equipment complies with stringent standards set out by the South African Intruder Detection Services Association in accordance with the requirements of both the insurance and security industries. IMC’s computerisation of our monitoring process reduces the possibility of human error, and increases our speed and efficiency to which we respond to your alarm system and emergencies. We have the capabilities of accessing logs of alarm signals, remote troubleshooting and maintenance, as well as regular monitoring, which may include openings and closings, low battery signals, etc, according to individual client needs. We electronically monitor guards and patrolling companies, while not employing guards or installing access control systems ourselves.

Armed Reaction Force

The IMC reaction force partakes in professional training and is individually evaluated on an ongoing basis. All officers undergo continual training in aspects such as procedures, physical fitness and use of firearms. IMC’s extensive patrol vehicle network covers the greater Pretoria and Centurion areas. All officers have PSIRA grading

Intruder Detection Systems

The IMC technical centre offers complete alarm systems, upgrades and panic units including features to cover incidences such as panic, duress, medical and burglary emergencies. IMC technical offers a full range of well-tested security components such as pet immune passive infra reds, outdoor security systems, CC-TV, electric fencing etc. IMC’s technical staff is all trained in-house so you get to deal with one company and not a multitude of sub-contractors. All systems are designed to be as user – friendly as possible and tailor made to fit your life style and budget. We give free quotations for new installations, upgrades and alarm assessments, and specialise in modifying and upgrading existing systems.

IMC’s technical division has been operating for over 25 years and the reaction force was established in 1994. IMC is the hometown security business in Pretoria – we are and will remain focused on understanding the local situation and providing well packaged and executed services – while drawing on the best technological developments globally.

For all inquiries please do not hesitate to call (012) 362 5425.

IMC is a SAIDSA and PSIRA approved service.