Individual Licensing

One of the main duties of the SIA is the compulsory licensing of individuals working in specific sectors of the private security industry. Our remit covers the United Kingdom.

Information for Individuals

Licence Applicants

This section of our site is for individuals who do not yet have an SIA licence.

Licence Holders

This section of our site is for individuals who already have an SIA licence.

Information for Businesses

Approved Contractors

This section of our site is for approved contractors wishing to manage the application or renewal process on behalf of their employees.

All Organisations

This section of our site is for companies wishing to pay the licence fee on behalf of licence applicants. It also discusses our watchlist service.