What is ibal?
ibal is The Institute of British Accredited Locksmiths and is a leading trade body for locksmiths. With no government licensing laws currently in the UK, anyone can
call themselves a locksmith. ibal can provide the public with peace of mind through it’s approved network of vetted and approved locksmiths.
ibal isn’t simply a logo you can buy for your van or stationery, ibal is here to ensure that its locksmiths promote skill and integrity and that they have attained the
highest standards possible in the profession.
An ibal locksmith must meet strict vetting procedures, including passing selected Matrix Locksmith Courses and
undergo annual inspections.
The benefits of belonging to ibal
As an ibal member you will be first and foremost part of an elite group of approved and vetted locksmiths. By utilising the logo on your letterheads, business cards, uniform, van
and website you can increase
the amount of enquiries you receive.
Your details will also be published on our ibal website which is a database of all our approved locksmiths. This website is used by the end user, the client or the private sector
in searching for an ibal locksmith close to their address. Customers will not only have access to your details but will also be able to view your latest
testimonials posted by
your most recent
Other membership benefits include ongoing support and advice for your business, discounts on tools and any future training courses and access to a list of contact names and
phone numbers of other specialist services all relevant to a locksmith.
An ibal locksmith must meet strict vetting procedures, including passing selected Matrix Locksmith Courses and undergo annual inspections.