Opening up the office
Please ensure the outside beams have been disarmed before you get to the first parking space on your right, as you drive down the driveway.
Once you open the main door, you will have 45 seconds to disarm the internal alarm.
If you are the first person to arrive at the office, please remember to send a message to the NML General Teams chat to say that the alarms have been disarmed for the day.
Closing up the office
When closing the office, please remember to close AND lock all doors before arming the alarm. Once the alarm is set you will have 45 seconds to exit the house.
If you are driving out, once you are at the main parking area on your left, please arm the outside beams.
How to work the alarms
On your remote:
The blue button opens the gate.
The red button arms and disarms the external beams
The external beams:
Once you are at the main parking area is on your right/ left (depending on whether you are arriving or leaving), open the window and click the red button
If you hear one chirp, the external beams are armed
If you hear two chips, they are disarmed
The internal alarm:
The alarm pad can be found as you enter the canteen on the wall to your left
To arm this go to the alarm pad and click “Arm” then “Internal” and follow the steps
To disarm, once you have opened the main door, you will have 45 seconds to enter the alarm code.
All Cape Town employees will have their own alarm code
Please request your personal code from Kirsten, this will be sent to you via WhatsApp
Please do NOT share your code with any other member of staff.