About us

Established in 1994 to service Monte Vista and Plattekloof Glen, District Watch now services 16 suburbs in our region.

Suburbs include: Avondale, Bothasig, Burgundy Estate, De Tijger, Durbanville Hills, Edgemead, Kleinbosch, Loevenstein, Monte Vista, Panorama, Parow North, Plattekloof, Plattekloof Glen, Richwood, Welgelegen, Welgemoed.

The District Group

Registered and Compliant

District Watch is an accredited member of SAIDSA (South African Intruder Detection Services Association) and PSIRA (Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority).

Fully Invested in Your Safety

Well-trained staff, constant patrols and a state-of-the-art operations centre ensures optimal safety for our clients and communities. Our distinctive warning boards act as a deterrent to criminals. All of our vehicles have satellite tracking installed which means that we can reach you quickly in an emergency, providing District Watch with a competitive advantage and comfort for our clients.

Aware and Prepared

Weekly meetings are held with the police stations in our catchment areas which gathers intelligence regarding crime trends, suspicious vehicles, questionable practices and other factors which might threaten the safety of our communities.

Sum Of the Parts

The District Group has a number of intertwined parts including District Watch, District Monitoring, District Security Systems, Basset Burglar Alarms, District Dish, District Service Centre, and North Guarding. Basset Burglar Alarms is the group’s flagship in Durbanville.

District Watch | To serve and protect


We are real people, just like our clients. We want the same things in life.

District Watch | To serve and protect


We back ourselves and aim to build confidence and optimism in our communities.

District Watch | To serve and protect


Through our technology, and our closeness to the needs of our communities.

District Watch | To serve and protect


We never lose sight of our purpose to serve and protect.

We want the same things that our clients and communities want - a safe environment for our families.

The District Group

District Monitoring | 24/7/365

District Monitoring

District Monitoring is integral to District Watch. Operational 24/7, District Monitoring’s Central Station officers are highly trained and PSIRA registered.

District Security Systems

District Security Systems

Whether it’s a new installation or upgrade, we never compromise on the quality of our products and back-up service because your safety and our reputation is at stake.

District Bassett | To serve and protect

Basset Burglar Alarms

Sharing the values and resources of District Watch, District Basset is an armed response service provider to a number of alarm and monitoring companies in Durbanville which do not have the operational infrastructure to offer a complete and effective response service.

District Dish

District Dish

A dynamic and innovative company specialising in home entertainment and audio-visual services coupled with expert advice and precise installations.

District Service Centre

District Services Centre

Expect honesty and professionalism for automotive servicing and repairs on all makes and models of cars.

North Guarding

North Guarding

North Guarding specialises in commercial and industrial security, keeping your premises, people and assets safe.