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Government Markets

Homeland Security, Justice & Emergency Response

3M provides solutions for its government and commercial customers as they confront threats to individuals, physical assets, information and the communications infrastructure. 3M's biometric and software technologies also facilitate and authenticate the secure passage of travellers across borders. Includes respiratory protection products and training, health and first aid products, as well as protective materials. Additional products assist first responders in fire and traffic management and policing.

Market Solutions

Security Systems

We've helped more than 100 countries successfully implement security initiatives, from integrating security materials into their secure ID credentials to developing full solutions from enrollment to personalization and delivery of the credential. Our border control solutions are in place along major national borders, in the United Kingdom, from United States to Mexico, in Canada and China. We bring that experience to bear in helping you meet evolving security regulations and security challenges with complete solutions.

Passport Issuance

Passport Issuance
Our comprehensive offering includes everything from software, hardware and material solutions to a full-service passport production facility.

Border Management

Border Management
From integrated border management systems to e-passport readers, our solutions are designed to deliver fast travel document validation in real time.

Driver's License & ID Card Issuance

Driver's License & ID Card Issuance
We offer end-to-end driver's license and ID card issuance solutions that are not only secure, but also easy to authenticate.

Law Enforcement

Law Enforcement
We help meet the needs of law enforcement agencies by providing biometric identification solutions that are cost-effective, FBI-certified and fully NIST-compliant.

Tax Stamp

Tax Stamp
We offer a broad portfolio of technologies and expertise in security printing to bring you customized, secure tax stamp solutions.

Brand & Asset Protection

We design our solutions to move more information in real time, helping you capture and process passenger and customer data securely, accurately — and efficiently. With increased security requirements for airlines and regulation requirements for hospitality, gaming and financial services, we understand your needs to stay compliant and your needs to provide customer service.

Airline Check-in

Airline Check-in
Our family of document readers and software solutions is SITA- and ARINC-certified and can easily integrate with your traveler processing applications to help more passengers move quickly from check-in to boarding.

Customer Indentity Solutions

Customer Identity Solutions
Our proven solutions can easily integrate with your processes to help provide fast, accurate and easy-to-use data capture — so you can provide better customer service, help prevent fraud and stay in compliance with regulations.

Security Labels

Security Labels
Our label solutions are built on an extensive portfolio of overt and covert technologies that can be authenticated easily with or without tools — or in combination with tools for higher security.

Serialisation & Tracking

Serialisation & Tracking
Our comprehensive supply chain solution gives you critical visibility throughout distribution and sales and allows customers to validate the authenticity of their purchase — plus captures consumer data, so you can build customer relationships and loyalty.


3M Window Film

Window Film
At 3M, our wide range of building safety and security solutions, including window security film, solar window films and fire stop systems to prevent fire, and are designed to protect against crime, fire and damage to buildings, to increase building security.

Emergency Response

Products for Emergency Services

Products for Emergency Services
Visit this section for helpful guidance on suggested products for Emergency Services and information on our range from Reflective Material to Hearing Protective equipment - all suitable for daily use by the Emergency Services.

Health & Safety

3M Personal Protective Equipment

Personal Protective Equipment
We specialise in hearing and eye guards, and respirators to protect against dust and fumes, as well as  reflective clothing for greater visibility, thermal clothing to keep in the heat and a select range of high quality stylish protective coveralls offering breathable comfort and protection you can rely on.

3M Signage/Graphic Films/Floor Graphics

3M Safety-Walk offers a full range of floor level safety products to minimise risk in many industrial applications. They have been developed by 3M to provide effective, consistent and repeatable high performance levels over a long service life.


3M Privacy Filters

Computer Privacy Filters
Vikuiti™ Privacy Filters feature patented micro-louvre technology that blocks the view of a screen to everyone but the user sitting directly in front of it. Made from flexible, hard-wearing film, they're designed to fit easily on any LCD monitor or laptop.

3M Stationary Solutions

Stationery and Office Equipment
Our range of office products and accessories will help you make your workstation a more comfortable, and productive environment.

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Contact Us

For information on costing, availability or specifications on our government solutions feel free to get in touch.

Tel.: +44(0)845 602 8083 or send us an email.