Bulk document scanning We can help you save your costs

The key advantages of having a document scanning bureau, such as Pearl Scan to carry out the scanning and conversion of large backlog of files is the timescale to scan the documents and to save cost. Our document scanning bureau has the capacity to scan and deliver approx. 10 million images per month. Whether you have a few or hundreds of boxes containing a wide variety and sizes of documents, our scanning bureau has the facility to scanning and capturing solutions almost all types of documentsbookslarge format drawings, and microfilm media.

Document Scanning Process

The document scanning process What we do with your documents

  • Collection

    We provide a secure collection of your documents from anywhere in the UK within 24 hours or as convenient for you as well as we can supply storage boxes and assistance with removing and boxing up your files.

  • Conversion

    We scan and convert all types and sizes of documents to a digital format of your choice such as PDF, PDF Searchable, TIFF, JPEG, Microsoft Word and Excel.

  • Delivery

    We deliver your digital data on a secure storage medium of your choice such as CD, DVD, USB, secure FTP or fully managed Pearl Cloud document management system.

The Process in Depth

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Starting your bulk scanning project

The first thing in such a project is to establish the scope of work. This can be carried out by one of our scanning specialists, by either arranging a site survey or a telephone call – just ask for whatever is suitable and convenient for you. Our site survey is free of charge and depending on your project it can take between half an hour to an hour.

Following our site survey or a telephone conversation with you, we will submit a free of charge quotation which will include the scope of work, itemised price list and delivery time-scale.

Upon acceptance of our quotation, we will work with you to draw up an end-to-end project plan for the completion of your scanning project as well as make recommendations and offer additional assistance where needed to help you with the removal of files etc.

Our years of experience enables us to seamlessly delivery anything from a simple bulk document scanning to PDF project to more advanced document scanning service, making Pearl Scan an ideal national scanning service provider.

Scanning projects of any size in London and throughout the UK CALL US ON 0161 832 7991 OR FILL IN A QUICK QUOTE FORM AS BELOW

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Reasons to choose our bulk scanning services

Cost effective scanning services

Saving costs

As a rule of economies of scale – it’s cheaper to acquire a product or a service in bulk. Therefore, our document scanning bureau has invested in the high-end industrial document scanning and conversion infrastructure to you offer the most cost-effective solution.

Flexible pricing

To establish a total cost for the project, we would typically need to know the quantities of boxes, filing cabinets etc., types and sizes of documents, and how each file is to be indexed. Upon having this information available to us, our document scanning specialist can put together few cost options for your consideration.

Note that due to the wide variety of documents and specific needs of each client, it is rather difficult to provide an accurate cost estimate without having the above key information available. Please call us on 0161 832 7991 or fill in a Quick Quotation form to receive a cost estimate.

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Why Choose Pearl Scan?


In conjunction with the EN BS ISO 9001:2005, 27001, 14001 and in-house implemented quality, security and compliance procedures allow us to deliver peace of mind scanning services to our client. We are an approved document scanning and data capture scanning service provider to many reputable health, education, manufacturing, financial, logistics etc. organisations.

    ISO 9001 Registered         ISO 14001 Registered         ISO 27001 Registered         Investors In People         PCI Compliant         Member of IRM     


Founded in 2003, with almost 15 years of valuable knowledge and expertise in delivering successful document scanning and data capture services through the UK to some of the most reputable and globally known organisations.


We operate from a custom built document scanning and data capture centre, which is built around security, safety and confidentiality. The site is monitored 24hours a day by security and CCTV systems.


The document scanning and data capture bureau is equipped with the state-of-the-art dedicated document, Microfilm media, Books and Large Format Plans scanning and capture technology; catering for a wide range of document types and sizes making us a one-stop service provider for scanning and digital conversion needs . We continually invest in our staff training and latest technology to ensure that we are delivering quality and innovations at all times.


Pearl Scan Group has the infrastructure to provide quick turnaround for urgent document scanning needs to taking on a large volume scanning and conversion of documents, microfilm media, books etc. projects. Our document scanning and data capture service centre always run at 80% of its productivity allowing 20% space and resources for on-demand, ad-hock projects.