Your first choice illuminated handrail system for internal and external applications

Named ‘best on the market' by Lux Magazine

Garda is a bespoke, illuminated handrail system with grade 316 stainless steel, aluminium and GRP options available. With either asymmetric or symmetric lighting distribution, it offers specifiers a versatile and virtually maintenance-free solution.

  • For stainless steel solutions, Garda can be rolled to mirror structural curves
  • Suitable for exterior or interior use
  • Designed to integrate seamlessly into an architectural scheme as well as offering a discreet emergency lighting solution
  • Garda offers a range of colour temperatures to suit project requirements with a variety of stanchion and mounting arrangements
  • 4 standard modules available; Garda, Garda Pro, Garda Comfort and Garda RGBW
  • For time or cost-sensitive solutions, consider the self-installing Garda Kit that can be matched with any application
  • GRP option is available for the rail sector where high voltage overhead lines are in proximity
  • Consider our innovative Garda Anti-Climb handrail for projects where safety is paramount

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Lumen Range (lumens)204-1956



Our handrail system is available in any RAL or bespoke finish to perfectly complement or contrast with your scheme architecture.

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Offering symmetric and asymmetric performance for a large range of handrail applications.  At launch, Garda set the standard for LED handrail lighting.


Symmetric module

Asymmetric module

Length 2700K 3000K 4000K 2700K 3000K 4000K
300mm 201lm 281lm 335lm 146lm 204lm 244lm
600mm 402lm 563lm 670lm 293lm 410lm 489lm
900mm 602lm 843lm 1004lm 440lm 616lm 733lm
1200mm 803lm 1126lm 1338lm 586lm 821lm 977lm

Garda Pro

Garda Pro is our performance LED handrail solution with asymmetric distribution. Designed for schemes that require high (150lux) lighting levels and uniformity. Optimising lighting, performance and cost. 


Asymmetric module

Length 3000K 4000K
120mm 122lm 131lm
300mm 449lm 489lm
600mm 894lm 972lm
900mm 1349lm 1467lm
1200mm 1800lm 1956lm

Garda Comfort

Ensuring we have a solution for every project need; Garda Comfort is now available. With no visible LEDs offering a comfortable homogenous light, its lower lighting levels - of 30lux - still provides efficient lighting performance.


Symmetric module

Length 2700K 3000K 4000K
300mm 294lm 300lm 320lm
600mm 647lm 654lm 703lm
900mm 995lm 1005lm 1081lm
1200mm 1352lm 1367lm 1470lm

Garda RGBW

Symmetrical architectural LED luminaires for schemes that require functionality with the ability to switch to RGBW.

  Delivered Lumens
Length  4000K
300mm 66lm
600mm 164lm
900mm 262lm
1200mm 361lm

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  • Total flexibility offered with LED compatible switching, dimming and/or building management system controls
  • Integrated emergency 3 hour functionality


  • Class III electrical / IP66
  • Electrical integrity maintained with IP66 rated transformer enclosures and cable integrity
  • Surge protected
  • IK 10 shock resistant with anti-tamper fixings


  • Building Regulations Part K
  • Compliant with all relevant standards for structures, bridges and barriers for road, pedestrian, rail and water crossings
  • Specified loading requirements for wall or stanchion mounted stainless steel (BS 6180:2011) and GRP (BS EN 1991-1-1) handrails are accommodated
  • Lighting levels designed to customer specification or to meet the British Standard (BS 5489-1:2013)
  • Conforms to inclusive mobility requirements (BS 8300:2009+A1:2010): previously DDA

Manufactured in a Quality Assured Environment

  • ISO 9001 -  Quality Management
  • ISO 14001 - Environmental Management
  • ISO 18001 - Occupational Health and Safety Management

Downloads and dimensions

Garda brochure

Format: Adobe Acrobat PDF file, (12 MB)

GRP Garda Datasheet

Format: Adobe Acrobat PDF file, (89 KB)

Garda Photometry

Format: ZIP compressed file, (176 KB)

Projects featuring Garda

Anti-climb handrail lighting on public footbridge over road at night time

Garda® Anti-Climb

For projects where safety or whole-life cost is paramount, such as rail, consider our innovative anti-climb balustrade


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