In Toronto, there are many options for purchasing a security camera system. Whether you are looking to buy a single camera or partner with a local distributor, you have a lot of options!
Here’s your guide to buying security cameras in the Greater Toronto Area.
For Personal Use / DIY
This big box store offers a wide selection of security cameras from popular brands such as Blink, Google, Arlo, and Ring. They are also Canada’s largest consumer electronics retailer, offering a wide variety of choices in-store and online. Best Buy has multiple locations within the GTA, including five in Toronto.
If you already have a membership, Costco is a place where you can buy DIY kits containing four to sixteen cameras. They carry popular brands such as Lorex and Swann. If you plan to buy a security system from them, do your research to determine if the cameras are analog or IP, as Costco sells both.
Although they focus mainly on home improvement, Home Depot also has a variety of security cameras on sale from a variety of popular brands. They also sell hardware and tools, which can be useful if you plan to install the cameras by yourself.
For Security Dealers / Installers
These places on the list usually require you to setup an account with them before you can make a purchase. Additionally, they may be located in different locations such as Mississagua, Brampton, Etobicoke, Markham, etc.
If you are a security professional looking for a reliable supplier, you can use this list to research and find the company that fits your requirements.
Founded in 2002, AArtech is a value-added distributor of smart home, automation, security, audio, video, intercom, networking and related products and technologies. They carry notable brands such as Hikvision and Uniview, in addition to many other products.
They are located in Oshawa, a few minutes south of the 401.
ADI Global Distribution
ADI is the leading global wholesale distributor of security, AV and low-voltage products with more than 25 years in the business. They are one of the largest security distributors in Canada, and carry products from most video surveillance brands including Axis and Pelco.
They have two locations in the GTA; one near Pearson Airport a second in Scarborough.
Ameta Group is a distributor of CCTV surveillance, access control, alarm, and home automation products. They carry AIBase and Eyeonet security cameras.
Ameta Group also offers a gold membership program for $199 per year, with benefits such as priority tech support, shipping discounts, and project referrals. They are located in Markham.
Anixter is a leading global distributor of Network & Security Solutions, Electrical & Electronic Solutions and Utility Power Solutions. They offer a wide selection of surveillance cameras, alarm systems, access control, bulk wire, and more.
Anixter has two branches in Mississauga and one location in Scarborough.
CCTV Direct is a Canadian distribution company specializing in the sales of CCTV equipment including Digital Video Recorders, surveillance cameras, as well as cables, wires and many other accessories. They carry Everview security cameras.
You can find them in Mississauga, near Hwy 427 and Rexdale Blvd.
Galaxy Security is a leading manufacturer of Security Cameras Systems (CCTV) in North America, headquartered in Markham, Canada. They have a variety of security cameras from their own Galaxy brand, as well as Uniview and Hikvision.
Their headquarters is located in Markham, while their branch office is in Mississauga.
Formerly known as Norelco Safecam, this company is a wholesaler & distributor of CCTV, cabling, security, and networking products. They carry a wide variety of security cameras from Hikvision and Uniview.
They have three locations in the GTA; one in Brampton (head office), Markham, and Barrie.
Since being established in 2001, Winbo International has been dedicated to serving customers in the GTA as a proud Canadian owned security supplies distributor. They offer video surveillance cameras and accessories from the SecurLink brand.
Winbo International is located in Markham just a few minutes off Hwy 404 and Woodbine Ave.
XLR Security is a value-added distributor of security equipment. They focus on providing excellent customer service, an efficient shopping experience, and education on video surveillance technology. Also, they offer a large selection of Uniview security cameras and accessories.
XLR Security is located in Etobicoke, off Hwy 401 and Martin Grove Rd.