Security industry regulation
Find out what happens if you break the law. Get details about operating unlicensed, inspector’s powers, regulations and meeting conditions.
Find a list of forms that you must fill out when you apply to work in the security industry. You can download a copy of each of the forms.
Find out how to check that your security provider has a valid licence. You can do a search on our free online licensing register.
Do it online
Some Fair Trading services are now online.
Security providers can request a replacement licence.
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- security licences
- your legal requirements
- any updates to legislation.