Altitude Services was formed by our Managing Director, Bob Payne in 1988. Since then, the business has become a leading provider of street lighting services to many private, public sector and Local Authority clients throughout the country, providing end to end solutions from design through to completion and maintenance, including:

  • Street Lighting (including motorways, trunk roads, highways and housing developments)
  • Car parks, recreational and amenity lighting
  • Public Realm feature lighting
  • LED replacement lighting, both internal and external
  • Bulk Clean & Change, Electrical Testing, Data Verification
  • Non-destructive Structural Testing
  • Unmetered connections, disconnections and transfers
  • Electric Vehicle Charge Points


We boast a workforce in excess of 100 trained operatives and are supported by our own fleet of specialist vehicles, plant and equipment, enabling us to successfully undertake the most demanding of projects.


The reputation we have built over the years provides our customers, employees and supply chain partners the confidence to trust us and do repeat business with us.  We take pride in ourselves in always providing a friendly, quality service and delivering our projects on time and on budget.


We hold industry recognised registrations and accreditations, including National Highways Sector Scheme (NHSS8), National Electricity Registration Scheme (NERS), Highways Electrical Registration Scheme (HERS), Institute of Lighting Professionals (ILP), NICEIC, ISO 9001, 140001, 45000., Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme (EVHS) and Constructionline. 


Altitude Services are also a self-authorising Independent Connections Provider (ICP). Working under our own audited safety rules authorises us to work on all DNO and IDNO networks and to self-authorise our qualified staff to carry out specific tasks on these networks.

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Is Your External Lighting Fit for Winter?

For any type commercial premises, it is important to ensure all external lighting is fit for winter.... [READ MORE]

Altitude Services Illuminates the Social Value of Local Sports Facility

Specialist lighting contractor, Altitude Services, has won the contract to provide new lighting at the Richmond Park Athletics Stadium in Ashton-under-Lyne.... [READ MORE]

A Framework for Road Lighting Success

Altitude Services has recently put in a successful bid to carry out work under the Cumbria Road Lighting Framework. This means we will be installing LED lanterns and lighting columns to improve street lighting in the area. The contract duration is 3 years plus and option to extend for a third year.... [READ MORE]

Lighting For Your Parish

There are 9,000 town and parish councils in England and approximately 80% of them represent populations under 2,500. These parish councils have powers to provide some local facilities themselves, and these facilities can include lighting.... [READ MORE]

Why is Lighting Important for Parks and Public Spaces?

Public spaces, including parks, are essential to modern life, especially in urban areas. For these open spaces to be welcoming, and to feel safe for people using them, they must be sufficiently well-lit.... [READ MORE]

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