At CCKEYS we understand the frustration and cost implications involved in improper key management. Having over 30 years of experience as a specialist in the development, manufacture, and supply of quality key management systems, we work with our customers to provide them with the best solution for their needs.

Employing the latest developments in key storage and key management technology to produce high quality, reliable and easy to operate systems. All our key systems are made in the UK and Sweden to the very highest standards, extremely popular with trades such as the automotive and residential industry, our key management systems are also used in a variety of other work environments.

Being a member of the Master Locksmith Association means we are first to know about new secure and reliable solutions, coupled with feedback from our customers, our systems are always developing to meet growing and new customer needs.

We pride ourselves not only on our product offering but our dedication to ensuring the safety of our staff and customers, being Safecontractor and SafePQQ accredited you can be sure our installation engineers work to the safest standards.

Our history


Our history

Our 30 year track record supporting customers and helping them to make efficiency savings in their business.

  • Present

    • Today, Credit Card Keys operates as a group including both CCKEYS and Smartbox. Offering a range of different key and asset storage solutions all over the world whilst continually developing new and its existing product line.

  • 2016

    • Further updates are made to the cabinets of both mechanical and electronic systems resulting in one of the most secure solutions available internationally.

  • 2015

    • C.C.Keys releases the electronic key management system under Smartbox, which still leads the field in technologic capability, versatility and security.

  • 2014

    • An updated mechanical board and peg design are introduced offering a more contemporary option to the product range.

  • 2013

    • To reflect the increased uptake in Keymanager security systems, Credit Card Keys embarks on a branding overhaul to become C.C.Keys.

  • 2011

    • Due to continued growth, Credit Card Keys moves to a new premises with increased space and better access to the nationwide transport network.

  • 2005

    • A new and uprated level security cabinet is produced.

  • 2002

    • Credit Card Keys continues with product development releasing the Drop Box for unmanned key delivery and the first iteration of the Trade Plate manager.

  • 1999

    • Updates to the Keymanager cabinet are made to increase security.

  • 1996

    • Business continues to grow rapidly as Ford Europe and the AA adopt Credit Card Keys systems.

  • 1995

    • Credit Card Keys introduces a transponder option.

  • 1990

    • As demand increased for secure key management solutions, Credit Card Keys established and secured a foothold in the market, supplying a multitude of dealerships and body shops with key management devices.

  • 1987

    • A requirement for secure key storage had begun to develop, the first Keymanager system was designed and introduced to the automotive industry.

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