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The Bettacare Auto Close Gate is the original and best-selling, self-closing gate from the Bettacare range of child safety gates. Gate features unique to Bettacare, such as our trademark auto close system keep your family safe and happy inside the home. The exclusive automatic closing system slowly closes and locks the gate automatically once you have walked through. This self-closing feature eliminates the possibility of this baby gate accidentally being left open, ideal for homes with older siblings (who may forget to close the gate) or for visitors who may not be familiar with child safety gates and a childproof environment.



Another great feature is the simple one-handed, two-way gate opening operation. The simple one handed opening feature enables you to carry baby, laundry or the shopping through safely. The sensitive auto close feature will close with minimal effort, if simply left open it will cleverly close tightly shut, providing greater comfort and reassurance that your children are always safe in the home.



Bettacare pressure fitted baby gates are versatile and lightweight, they can be used in multiple areas of the home, including the top and bottom of stairs, in doorways and hallways and also in irregular spaces. If intended for frequent use, Bettacare advise leaving safety gates installed in one place. If however a Bettacare gate is intended for temporary use in the case of grandparents and childminders, the auto close gate can be easily dismantled and assembled again in minutes. Bettacare child safety gates including the Bettacare Auto Close Gate are regularly tested in British Safety Testing houses to ensure they meet all expected safety standards.

Is Bettacare a good brand?

Bettacare is a credible brand. With over 25 years in the industry of designing and manufacturing some of the best child and pet safety gates, Bettacare continues to thrive as market leaders in supplying some of the best child and pet safety gates to nurseries and parents and carers with young infants. Over the years, competitors have struggled to match the quality and reliability of unique features such as the patented ‘auto close feature’ a completely bespoke and unique feature to the Bettacare Auto Close Gate. The sensitive auto close feature ensures the gate closes tightly shut with even the slightest of pressure. The Bettacare range is small, consisting of four styles in a range of sizes, high end, carefully crafted child safety gates with compatible extensions. A core range of baby gates, continually evolving in style and functionality thanks to the time and care invested into all aspects of this quality range of baby gates and baby gate extensions. All Bettacare gates are pressure fitted and feature a two way opening mechanism, made from good quality, white powder coated steel, available in a range of sizes.


What size is the Bettacare Auto Close Gate?

The Bettacare Auto Close gate is available in a range of sizes, The Bettacare White Narrow Baby Gate 68.5cm – 75cm, The Bettacare White Standard Baby Gate 75cm – 82cm, The Bettacare Extra Narrow Baby Gate 61cm – 66.5cm. There are many additional sizes to choose from to enable you to achieve the gate configuration you require plus extensions to increase the configuration further if needed. All Bettacare Auto Close Baby Gates measure 75.5cm in height.


What are the benefits of the Bettacare Auto Close Gate?

The Bettacare Auto Close Gate is a high quality, powder coated steel child safety gate. Unique to the Bettacare Auto Close Gate is the patented auto close feature. No other auto close baby gate will close securely and automatically with such minimal pressure. Left to close upon opening, this auto close baby gate will always automatically shut behind you. The auto close stair gate further benefits from a one handed, two way opening mechanism. The one handed opening operation enables you to carry baby, shopping or laundry through easily. Installation is pressure fitted ensuring there is no lasting damage to walls or door frames once removed. The Bettacare Auto Close baby gate is Bettacares best selling baby gate.


Can I buy extensions for the Bettacare Auto Close Gate?

To enable you to increase the size of your swing close bettacare gate there are several baby gate extensions available that are compatible. Stair gate extensions that are compatible with the auto close gate are available in four sizes 7.2cm (1 bar extension), 14.4cm (2 bar extension), 36cm (5 bar extension) and 79.2cm (11 bar extension).


What size Bettacare Auto Close Baby Gate do I need?

It’s important before ordering a safety gate to firstly measure the space intended for use. Firstly measure the top area, across the wall, door frame or bannister. Secondly measure the bottom area, you may have skirting boards that you need to take into consideration where the bottom measurement may differ to the top. Many Bettacare baby gates are compatible with irregular spaces in the home. Try our Bettacare stair gate finder and key in your measurements to find a safety gate configuration suitable for your space.


What is the difference between other self closing baby gates and the Bettacare Auto Close Gate?

Self closing baby gates are baby safety gates that will swing close shut with impact. Once you have entered through a swing close baby gate it is necessary to ensure the required pressure is put onto the gate to ensure the gate securely closes. If a swing close gate is left to close without the ‘swing motion’ and minimial pressure, there is no guarantee that the gate will close sufficiently to ensure your child is safe. In comparison, the Bettacare auto close gate is guaranteed to close, there is no specific level of pressure required to ensure the gate will tightly shut, the gate does not need to be ‘swing closed’ and the auto close gate will close automatically if simply left open by a young toddler. With minimal pressure and millimetres away from closing, the auto close gate will close safely and securely. The Bettacare auto close gate is one of the best baby gates in keeping babies and toddlers safe and secure in their home environment, ideal for homes with siblings who may be prone to leaving the gate open.


Do I need to screw into my walls or door frames to install?

The benefit of all Bettacare gates is that you do not need to drill into walls and doorframes to install these baby gates. Each Bettacare gate is pressure fitted, installed by tightening the wall cups on each of the four spindles to secure the gate in place. If you are installing the stair gate against wall paper with a sheen or any other shiny surface, it is recommended to use wall cups with screws to achieve a tighter more secure fit and to prevent the gate from slipping. Pressure fitted gates can be moved with ease to other doorways in the home where the doorway is size compatible, however should a gate require frequent use, it is advised for maximum stability to keep the safety gate in one place if possible.


How do I open and close the Bettacare Auto Close Gate?

The Bettacare Auto Close Gate is simple to operate thanks to the one handed opening feature. To open this baby gate there is a slide and lift mechanism, simply slide the catch back on the top of the handle with your thumb, then lift the handle to enter. As the auto close gate has an automatic closing mechanism, the gate will close tightly shut if left open.


What is a pressure fitted gate?

A pressure fitted stair gate, such as the Bettacare Auto Close Gate is a child safety gate that is installed by applying pressure to the 4 spindles at each corner of the baby gate. There is no drilling or screwing necessary to install a pressure fitted gate, it is simply installed by applying pressure to the four spindles and tightening of the wall cups to the wall or doorframe. There is no lasting damage to the wall with a pressure fitted gate enabling you to move the safety gate to other areas of the home with ease. Pressure fitted gates are designed within a U frame and most suited to the bottom of the stairs, hallways and doorways, but not recommended for the top of the stairs.


Auto Close Stair Gate

  1. Bettacare Auto Close Gate White Extra Narrow 61cm - 66.5cm
    £30.45
    The Bettacare Auto Close Gate White Extra Narrow 61cm - 66.5cm is a pressure fitted gate that will fit openings between 61cm to 66.5cm. The gate features a self closing function so that you do not need to worry about whether you closed the gate behind you. Learn More
  2. Bettacare Auto Close Extra Narrow Pet Gate Matt Black 61-66.5cm
    £30.95
    The Bettacare Auto Close Extra Narrow Pet Gate Matt Black 61cm-66.5cm in a contemporary Matt Black complements modern homes and modern day living. The unique matt finish and one handed auto close feature ensure this gate looks great and operates effortlessly, closing automatically with minimal pressure. The extra narrow matt black auto close is a pressure fitted gate, making it simple to install and remove, fitting openings from 61cm to 66.5cm. Suitable and safe for pets. The one-handed operation is a practical feature, additionally the gate can be set to open in the desired direction if required. The matt black range of gates come with an easy picture installation guide ensuring your gate will be ready to use in minutes. Learn More
  3. Bettacare Auto Close Gate White Narrow 68.5cm - 75cm
    £30.95
    The Bettacare Auto Close Gate is a pressure mounted gate with an automatic closing mechanism. Learn More
  4. Bettacare Auto Close Narrow Pet Gate Matt Black 68.5-75cm
    £30.95

    The Bettacare Auto Close Narrow Pet Gate Matt Black 68.5cm -75cm in a contemporary Matt Black complements modern homes and modern day living. The unique matt finish and one handed auto close feature ensure this gate looks great and operates effortlessly, closing automatically with minimal pressure. The narrow matt black auto close is a pressure fitted gate, making it simple to install and remove, fitting openings from 68.5cm to 75cm. Suitable and safe for pets. The one-handed operation is a practical feature, additionally the gate can be set to open in the desired direction if required. The matt black range of gates come with an easy picture installation guide ensuring your gate will be ready to use in minutes.

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  5. Bettacare Auto Close Gate White Standard 75cm - 82cm
    £31.45
    The Bettacare Auto Close Gate White Standard 75cm - 82cm is a pressure fitted gate with a self closing mechanism, allowing you the reassurance that the gate will always be closed and your child will not be able to reach anywhere dangerous. Learn More
  6. Bettacare Auto Close Standard Pet Gate Matt Black 75-82cm
    £30.95

    The Bettacare Auto Close Standard Pet Gate Matt Black 75cm-82cm in a contemporary Matt Black complements modern homes and modern day living. The unique matt finish and one handed auto close feature ensure this gate looks great and operates effortlessly, closing automatically with minimal pressure. The standard size matt black auto close is a pressure fitted gate, making it simple to install and remove, fitting openings from 75cm to 82cm. The gate can be extended to a maximum width of 154cm with compatible extensions available in a range of sizes. The one-handed operation is a practical feature, additionally the gate can be set to open in the desired direction if required. The matt black range of gates come with an easy picture installation guide ensuring your gate will be ready to use in minutes.

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  7. Bettacare Auto Close Matt Black Pet Gate 82.2cm - 89.2cm
    £39.90
    The Bettacare Auto Close Pet Gate Matt Black with 7.2cm Extension in a contemporary Matt Black complements modern homes and modern day living. The unique matt finish and one handed auto close feature ensure this gate looks great and operates effortlessly, closing automatically with minimal pressure. The standard size matt black auto close is a pressure fitted gate, making it simple to install and remove, fitting openings from 75cm to 82cm if using the gate only and from 82.2 - 89.2cm when using the included extensions. The gate has passed the EN1930:2011 Safety Standard, ensuring it is safe for children as well as suitable for animals. The one-handed operation is a practical feature for busy parents with baby in arms. The gate can be set to open in the desired direction if required. The matt black range of gates come with an easy picture installation guide ensuring your gate will be ready to use in minutes. Learn More
  8. Bettacare Auto Close Gate 82.2cm - 89.2cm
    £40.40
    The Bettacare Auto Close Gate with 7.2cm Extension is a pressure fitted gate with a self closing mechanism, allowing you the reassurance that the gate will always be closed and your child will not be able to reach anywhere dangerous. This combination set comes with the Bettacare Auto Close Gate and one 7.2cm extension that can fit two widths. The gate by itself fits a width of 75cm to 82cm and the gate with 7.2cm fits a width of 82.2cm to 89.2cm. Learn More
  9. Bettacare Auto Close Gate 89.4cm - 96.4cm
    £41.40
    The Bettacare Auto Close Gate with 14.4cm extension is a pressure fitted gate with a self closing mechanism, allowing you the reassurance that the gate will always be closed and your child will not be able to reach anywhere dangerous. This combination set comes with the Bettacare Auto Close Gate and one 14.4cm extension, which can fit two widths. The gate on its own fits a width of 75cm to 82cm and the gate with 14.4cm fits a width of 89.4cm to 96.4cm. Learn More
  10. Bettacare Auto Close Matt Black Pet Gate 89.4cm - 96.4cm
    £40.90
    The Bettacare Auto Close Pet Gate Matt Black with 14.4cm Extension in a contemporary Matt Black complements modern homes and modern day living. The unique matt finish and one handed auto close feature ensure this gate looks great and operates effortlessly, closing automatically with minimal pressure. The standard size matt black auto close is a pressure fitted gate, making it simple to install and remove, fitting openings from 75cm to 82cm if using the gate only and from 89.4 - 96.4cm when using the included extensions. The gate has passed the EN1930:2011 Safety Standard, ensuring it is safe for children as well as suitable for animals. The one-handed operation is a practical feature for busy parents with baby in arms. The gate can be set to open in the desired direction if required. The matt black range of gates come with an easy picture installation guide ensuring your gate will be ready to use in minutes. Learn More
  11. Bettacare Auto Close Gate 96.6cm - 103.6cm
    £50.35
    The Bettacare Auto Close Gate with 7.2cm and 14.4cm extensions is a pressure fitted gate with a self closing mechanism, allowing you the reassurance that the gate will always be closed and your child will not be able to reach anywhere dangerous. This combination set comes with the Bettacare Auto Close Gate, one 7.2cm and one 14.4cm extension that can fit four different widths. The gate on its own fits a width of 75cm to 82cm and can be extended to a width of 103.6cm using both extensions. Learn More
  12. Bettacare Auto Close Matt Black Pet Gate 96.6cm - 103.6cm
    £49.85
    The Bettacare Auto Close Pet Gate Matt Black with 7.2cm and 14.4cm Extensions in a contemporary Matt Black complements modern homes and modern day living. The unique matt finish and one handed auto close feature ensure this gate looks great and operates effortlessly, closing automatically with minimal pressure. The standard size matt black auto close is a pressure fitted gate, making it simple to install and remove, fitting openings from 75cm to 82cm if using the gate only and from 96.6 - 103.6cm when using the included extensions. The gate has passed the EN1930:2011 Safety Standard, ensuring it is safe for children as well as suitable for animals. The one-handed operation is a practical feature for busy parents with baby in arms. The gate can be set to open in the desired direction if required. The matt black range of gates come with an easy picture installation guide ensuring your gate will be ready to use in minutes. Learn More
  13. Bettacare Auto Close Matt Black Pet Gate 103.8cm - 110.8cm
    £50.85
    The Bettacare Auto Close Pet Gate Matt Black with Two 14.4cm Extensions in a contemporary Matt Black complements modern homes and modern day living. The unique matt finish and one handed auto close feature ensure this gate looks great and operates effortlessly, closing automatically with minimal pressure. The standard size matt black auto close is a pressure fitted gate, making it simple to install and remove, fitting openings from 75cm to 82cm if using the gate only and from 103.8 - 110.8cm when using the included extensions. The gate has passed the EN1930:2011 Safety Standard, ensuring it is safe for children as well as suitable for animals. The one-handed operation is a practical feature for busy parents with baby in arms. The gate can be set to open in the desired direction if required. The matt black range of gates come with an easy picture installation guide ensuring your gate will be ready to use in minutes. Learn More
  14. Bettacare Auto Close Gate 103.8cm - 110.8cm
    £49.35
    The Bettacare Auto Close Gate with two 14.4cm extensions is a pressure fitted gate with a self closing mechanism, allowing you the reassurance that the gate will always be closed and your child will not be able to reach anywhere dangerous. This combination set comes with the Bettacare Auto Close Gate and two 14.4cm extensions, which can fit three widths. The gate on its own fits a width of 75cm to 82cm and can be extended to a width of 110.8cm using both extensions. Learn More
  15. Bettacare Auto Close Gate 111cm - 118cm
    £46.40
    The Bettacare Auto Close Gate with 36cm extension is a pressure fitted gate with a self closing mechanism, allowing you the reassurance that the gate will always be closed and your child will not be able to reach anywhere dangerous. This combination set comes with the Bettacare Auto Close GateStandard Gate and one 36cm extension, which can fit two widths. The gate on its own fits a width of 75cm to 82cm and the gate with 36cm fits a width of 111cm to 118cm. Learn More
  16. Bettacare Auto Close Matt Black Pet Gate 111cm - 118cm
    £65.30
    The Bettacare Auto Close Pet Gate Matt Black with 36cm Extension in a contemporary Matt Black complements modern homes and modern day living. The unique matt finish and one handed auto close feature ensure this gate looks great and operates effortlessly, closing automatically with minimal pressure. The standard size matt black auto close is a pressure fitted gate, making it simple to install and remove, fitting openings from 75cm to 82cm if using the gate only and from 111 - 118cm when using the included extensions. The gate has passed the EN1930:2011 Safety Standard, ensuring it is safe for children as well as suitable for animals. The one-handed operation is a practical feature for busy parents with baby in arms. The gate can be set to open in the desired direction if required. The matt black range of gates come with an easy picture installation guide ensuring your gate will be ready to use in minutes. Learn More
  17. Bettacare Auto Close Gate 118.2cm - 125.2cm
    £55.35
    The Bettacare Auto Close Gate with 7.2cm and 36cm extensions is a pressure fitted gate with a self closing mechanism, allowing you the reassurance that the gate will always be closed and your child will not be able to reach anywhere dangerous. This combination set comes with the Bettacare Auto Close Gate, one 7.2cm and one 36cm extension pieces, which can fit four widths. The gate on its own fits a width of 75cm to 82cm and can be extended to a width of 118.2cm to 125.2cm when using both extensions. Learn More
  18. Bettacare Auto Close Matt Black Pet Gate 118.2cm - 125.2cm
    £54.85
    The Bettacare Auto Close Pet Gate Matt Black with 7.2cm and 36cm Extensions in a contemporary Matt Black complements modern homes and modern day living. The unique matt finish and one handed auto close feature ensure this gate looks great and operates effortlessly, closing automatically with minimal pressure. The standard size matt black auto close is a pressure fitted gate, making it simple to install and remove, fitting openings from 75cm to 82cm if using the gate only and from 118.2 - 125.2cm when using the included extensions. The gate has passed the EN1930:2011 Safety Standard, ensuring it is safe for children as well as suitable for animals. The one-handed operation is a practical feature for busy parents with baby in arms. The gate can be set to open in the desired direction if required. The matt black range of gates come with an easy picture installation guide ensuring your gate will be ready to use in minutes. Learn More
  19. Bettacare Auto Close Matt Black Pet Gate 125.4cm - 132.4cm
    £55.85
    The Bettacare Auto Close Pet Gate Matt Black with 14.4cm and 36cm Extensions in a contemporary Matt Black complements modern homes and modern day living. The unique matt finish and one handed auto close feature ensure this gate looks great and operates effortlessly, closing automatically with minimal pressure. The standard size matt black auto close is a pressure fitted gate, making it simple to install and remove, fitting openings from 75cm to 82cm if using the gate only and from 125.4 - 132.4cm when using the included extensions. The gate has passed the EN1930:2011 Safety Standard, ensuring it is safe for children as well as suitable for animals. The one-handed operation is a practical feature for busy parents with baby in arms. The gate can be set to open in the desired direction if required. The matt black range of gates come with an easy picture installation guide ensuring your gate will be ready to use in minutes. Learn More
  20. Bettacare Auto Close Gate 125.4cm - 132.4cm
    £56.35
    The Bettacare Auto Close Gate with 14.4cm and 36cm extensions is a pressure fitted gate with a self closing mechanism, allowing you the reassurance that the gate will always be closed and your child will not be able to reach anywhere dangerous. This combination set comes with the Bettacare Auto Close Gate, one 14.4cm and one 36cm extension pieces, which can fit four widths. The gate on its own fits a width of 75cm to 82cm and can be extended to a width of 125.5cm to 132cm using both extensions. Learn More