"David & his first class team managed to produce exactly what we envisioned so that we ended up with a truely bespoke and beautiful gate. They met the technical and aesthetic challenges with aplomb. Highly recommended." – Ramon & Venusha

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The Electric Gates Installation experts for London, Surrey, Essex & Berkshire

Welcome to Universe Gates, thank you for visiting. We are an award winning family business that designs, installs and maintains an extensive range of high quality metal, wrought iron and wooden electric gates with superlative performance and reliability. We cover London, Surrey, Berkshire, Essex, Buckinghamshire, Kent and Hampshire.

All our automated gate systems are designed and built from the ground up with scrupulous attention to detail tailored to your individual requirements. Due to our design flair and commitment to engineering excellence we own one of the most impressive portfolios of completed electric gate installations in the country. We believe we have a way of doing things unlike other gate installation companies that offer standard ubiquitous products…we know how to make an entrance.

Electric Driveway Gates

For residential clients in London, Surrey, Berkshire and Essex looking for a superior driveway entrance to their home we offer  swing, foldingsliding Wooden electric gates or even telescopic gates, stylish gates that slide around a corner, or for the ultimate raise out of the ground! We also carry out repairs and servicing of electronic gates fitted by other electric gate installation companies. We are approved by Gate Safe and all the leading gate automation and access control manufacturers.

Video of our around the corner sliding gate- can your local electric gate company do this?

Commercial Security Gates

For commercial clients in London, Surrey, Berkshire and Essex requiring professional security and access control, we deliver specialist entry solutions such as automatic gates, rising bollards, parking barriers, parking systems, automatic doorsroller shutters,  cantilever or tracked sliding and hi speed gates. We specialise in designing and building safe and compliant electric gates for Schools – all our engineers are CRB checked.

Stunning electric gates, high end fit and finish at affordable prices.

Our highly skilled team of craftsman, designers, project managers and automatic gate engineers are among the most talented and experienced in the country. We specialise in bespoke solutions where space is at a premium, design excellence is paramount, or simply when other gate installers have only standard products and limited ideas to offer- we can automate just about anything from security gates that raise out of the ground, around the corner garage doors, and sliding electric gates that bend around corners all controlled from your phone or smart device. Meet the team! 

We have an enviable client list and have installed hundreds of electric gate systems across the UK focusing on the South East; Surrey, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Essex, Kent and London. We have had the honour of working on prestigious Royal properties, historical buildings, and important national trust sites. Our team have also provided consultancy and delivered automated security gate projects internationally in the United States and South Africa.

We offer the complete solution, our work includes but is not limited to; driveways, landscaping, associated building work such as brick piers and walls, feature lighting, garage doors and CCTV systems.

You are hiring a partner, not just an electric gates installer. We will provide you with:

  • a superior gated driveway entrance that will enhance the value of your property
  • exclusive timber or metal electric gates that look prestige yet are affordable
  • robust, reliable automatic gates that are designed and built to last for 15 years+
  • high quality CAD design work and pre-build gate visuals
  • flexible payment terms to spread the cost of your electric gate investment over 12 months
  • upto 5 years warranty with ongoing affordable gate servicing and maintenance packages
  • increased security and access control to the highest professional standards
  • first class customer support, project management and fast warranty response
  • approved installation for FAACBFTCameCrestronTelguardControl 4 & Comelit
  • compliant electric gate motors with built-in safety features for your family and users
  • insurance : public liability – £10,000,000  product liability – £10,000,000



 Before After Electric gates in Surrey

It’s not every day you buy Electric Gates, it has to be the right ones and for all the right reasons.

Anyone can install an electric gate system cheaply, however this often means it may have been badly fitted using poor quality components. When it comes to electric gates you get what you pay for, if you are looking for tasteless gates installed by people without a clue, other gate installation companies are available. We create original masterpieces not cheap imitations.

Universe Gates are committed to excellence. It takes skill, years of experience, time and attention to detail to deliver an outstanding electric gate installation that looks aesthetically beautiful, yet is safe, reliable, will deter potential intruders and enhance the value of a property.

We are not merely transforming entrances into blocks and bricks, timber and metal. We believe in the beauty of creation and the power of design, and more importantly, we believe in the realisation of your dreams. Our aim is to always exceed your expectations and deliver a high quality gated driveway entrance solution like no other- tailor made for you.

We are proud to have many satisfied residential, commercial and government clients that are witnesses to our dedication and aesthetics of our gate projects. We also have a very strong ecosystem of architects, builders, specifiers and developers that leverage our skills and experience on proposed security related projects. Customer reviews can be found here and we regularly update our blog with our latest projects and useful electric gate related articles.

We will work as a partner in the development of your electric gate project. May it be building of new driveway gates for your home or a complex multi user system to secure a commercial building; we are dependable professionals who will render outstanding services from pre-construction CAD design work, to cost scheduling, project management and installation of your electric gates project.

As most electric gate installation projects include a lot of detailing and components, we will offer you a package price that can match the industry’s standards that is tailored to your individual needs. We have a range of options that suit most budgets, from ready-made gate packages to bespoke made to measure designer gates. Whether you are looking for wooden gates or metal electric gates, swing, sliding or folding gates we can help you chose, through the use of the latest gate design technology to give you CAD visuals of the proposed entrance, point loading and structural calculations all backed up with many years of experience in the gate construction business.

We also have extensive experience in gate restoration and making upgrades to current electric gates, helping to turn them into safer, more efficient and reliable entrance systems for driveway gates,  commercial environments and schools.

Our knowledge, attention to detail and dedication ensures that your new automatic gates will compliment your home or business and provide a safe, reliable and secure electric gate solution for 15 years plus not 2-3 which has become the standard for most gate installers.

From our first contact to the completion of your electric gates, and aftercare you will receive a highly professional and friendly service by an established and credible gate installation company.

Please take a look around our website to look at our work and contact us should you wish to discuss any aspect of your electric gate project in more detail or request any further information such as safety policies, accreditation's, insurances etc to help with your evaluation of us- we intrinsically believe when it comes to designing and installing electric gates nobody does it better contact us today for a free gate design consultation.

Areas we cover

We have fitted electric gates in the following areas of London-  Kensington (W8) Knightsbridge (SW7), Chelsea SW3 (SW3), West Brompton (SW10) W11 Notting Hill (W11)  Westminster (SW1) Barnes (SW13) Wimbledon (SW19) Hampstead (NW3) and Earls Court (SW5)

We have fitted driveway gates in the following areas of Surrey, Berkshire, Essex and East SussexVirginia Water, Wentworth Estate, Cobham Fairmile Estate, Beaconsfield, Henley on Thames, Keston, Esher, Chalfont St Giles, Richmond, Kingston, Gerrards Cross, Guildford, Godalming, Leatherhead, Ascot, Sunningdale, Camberley, Windlesham, Oxshott, Windsor, Weybridge, Kingswood, Dorking, Wokingham and Cheam.


Case Study

Bespoke Electric Gates Installation - Nr. Guildford, Surrey

The owner of a property in Godalming near Guildford, Surrey wanted completely bespoke electric driveway gates to make an impressive visual statement for visitors arriving at the entrance. The design had to fit in with existing landscape, it had to be a very high end fit and finish with no visible cables or welds, along with a state of the art integrated access control solution.


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