New Authority Members Wanted

25 July 2019

Do you want to play a key role in regulating the private security industry?

If so, you can do this by becoming a Non-Executive Director of the Security Industry Authority (SIA), which provides a critical public service by regulating the private security industry to reduce criminality, raise standards and recognise quality service. Its remit covers the United Kingdom.

As a member of the Authority you will contribute to the overall strategic direction and corporate oversight of the organisation ensuring, with other members, that the Executive Team is held to account for discharging its duties effectively and to the highest possible standards.

  • Three year appointment with the possibility of re-appointment.
  • £9,160 per annum, based on an expected time commitment of 32 days attendance.
  • Home based but members will be required to attend meetings in London and regionally.

You must have board level or equivalent experience, a thorough understanding of issues arising from delivering services and business improvements within a sensitive environment, as well as an understanding of issues relating to the regulation of the private security industry or similar sector.

Read the full details and apply- this link opens in a new window​​.


Further information:

  • The Security Industry Authority is the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry in the United Kingdom, reporting to the Home Secretary under the terms of the Private Security Industry Act 2001. Our main duties are: the compulsory licensing of individuals undertaking designated activities; and managing the voluntary Approved Contractor Scheme.
  • For further information about the Security Industry Authority or to sign up for email updates visit The SIA is also on Facebook- this link opens in a new window (Security Industry Authority) and Twitter- this link opens in a new window (SIAuk).​​​​​​​​​​​