Welcome to the Trace-in-Metal International Metal Register. This database has been registered under the UK Data Protection Act: http://ico.org.uk
Properties that have been protected using the Trace-in-Metal property marking system are registered here by Trace-in-Metal approved installers. This is part of the Trace-in-Metal package so that if the property is stolen, there is a court-compliant evidence trail that acts as a deterrent to any would-be thief and helps ensure that the property is not a potential target.
Here, authorized persons such as police officers and HMRC may apply to search the database as part of their work in identifying traders in stolen metal.
There are two steps in the security procedure that ensures that only authorized users are able to access the different parts of this site: