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Issue 93, February 2017- this link opens in a new window

SIA News

  • Speakers and Workshops at Stakeholder Conference
  • Consultation - SIA Corporate Plan
  • SIA Corporate Blog
  • ACS Review Consultation

Enforcement Update

  • Decision to Refuse ACS Status Upheld
  • Compliance Checks Across the UK

Licensing Matters

  • Further Watchlist Improvements
  • Explaining the Licensing Process

Business Matters

  • BSI Revises Door Security Standard

Upcoming Events

  • SIA Annual Stakeholder Conference

Issue 92, January 2017- this link opens in a new window

SIA News

  • 2017 SIA Stakeholder Conference
  • Improvements to the New Licensing System
  • Apply to Join the SIA Strategic Forum

Enforcement Update

  • Christmas Licence Inspections in London

Licensing Matters

  • Explaining the Licensing Process

Business Matters

  • Security Industry Benchmarking Survey

Upcoming Events

  • SIA Annual Stakeholder Conference
  • Security Twenty 17 Conference and Exhibition
  • The Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPA)

Issue 91, December 2016- this link opens in a new window

SIA News

  • Update on Our New Licensing System
  • 'Ask for Angela' Pubwatch Campaign in Lincolnshire
  • The Threat from Terrorism and the Launch of a National Stakeholder Menu of Tactical Options
  • Troubleshooting Webinars for Businesses on Our New Licensing System

Enforcement Update

  • New Counter-terrorism Partnership Aims for a Safer Scotland

Licensing Matters

  • Improvements to the Watchlist Function on Our Licensing System
  • Explaining the Licensing Process
  • British Standards Institution Revises Door Security Standard

Events

  • SIA Annual Stakeholder Conference
  • Security Twenty 17 Conference and Exhibition
  • Executive Security and Close Protection Technology Forum

Issue 90, November 2016- this link opens in a new window

SIA News

  • Update on Our New Licensing System
  • Troubleshooting Webinars on the New Licensing System
  • Tell Us What You Think About Physical Intervention and Door Supervision
  • Scam: Fake Security Companies Asking for Advanced Fees

Enforcement Update

  • Prosecution of a Security Guard with a Counterfeit SIA Licence
  • Kent Crime Reduction Partnership

Licensing Matters

  • How Long Does it Take to Process an SIA Licence Application?
  • Explaining the Licensing Process
  • Improvements to the Licensing System
  • Update Your Address Online

Events

  • Security Twenty 16 Conference
  • ASIS Winter Seminar and AGM

Issue 89, October 2016- this link opens in a new window

SIA News

  • Update On Our New Licensing System
  • Public Consultation on Physical Intervention and Door Supervision
  • Enforcement News

Approved Contractor Scheme

  • New Website Address for SIA e-Learning for ACS Assessors and ACS Applicants
  • ACS Autumn Events

Licensing Matters

  • Explaining the Licensing Process

Issue 88, September 2016- this link opens in a new window

SIA News

  • Update On Our New Licensing System
  • Paying For a Licence
  • How to Ensure Your Events Run Smoothly
  • Public Consultation on Physical Intervention and Door Supervision
  • Enforcement News

Approved Contractor Scheme

  • Licence Dispensation Notice – From 15% to 20%
  • Guidance Document to Help With Licence Assist
  • ACS Autumn Events

Business Matters

  • Do You Know Your Employment Status?

Issue 87, August 2016- this link opens in a new window

SIA News

  • Update On Our New Licensing System
  • Safeguarding Vulnerable People
  • PASS Proof of Age Card
  • Enforcement News

Approved Contractor Scheme

  • LDNs - Interim Measure to Issue at 'Next Steps'
  • Guidance Document to Help With Licence Assist
  • ACS Autumn Events

Licensing Matters

  • Paying For a Licence

Issue 86, July 2016- this link opens in a new window

SIA News

  • New Licensing System Launched
  • Women in Security Awards
  • Troublemakers Could be Barred
  • New Pubwatch Scheme
  • Enforcement News
  • Seeking your Views

Training Matters

  • Training Does Matter

    Issue 85, June 2016- this link opens in a new window

    SIA News

    • Licensing Closed 24 June to 6 July
    • Sub-Contracted Security Supply
    • Camera Commissioner Tony Porter Speaks at 2016 CCTV User Group Conference
    • SIA YouTube Channel reaches 100 Subscribers
    • Urgent information from Westminster Police Licensing Team
    • Enforcement News

    Business Matters

    • HMRC Online Support for the Self-employed

    Licensing Matters

    • Will I Pass the Criminality Checks?
    • Licence Processing Times

    Approved Contractor Scheme

    • Guidance on changes to SIA Licence Dispensation Notice

    Issue 84, May 2016- this link opens in a new window

    SIA News

    • Calling our Contact Centre
    • Met Hosts Award Ceremony to Recognise Partners in the Security Industry
    • Security Hour - #SecurityHour
    • SIA Reaches 10,000 Likes on Facebook
    • Enforcement News

    Business Matters

    • HMRC Online Support for the Self-employed

    Licensing Matters

    • Will I Pass the Criminality Checks?
    • Licence Processing Times

    Issue 83, April 2016- this link opens in a new window

    SIA News

    • Fraudulent Document Awareness Training
    • ‘Gold Standard’ Approach to Student Safety
    • Violence Reduction
    • Enforcement News

    Business Matters

    • Bring Your Tax Affairs Up to Date?
    • Approved Contractor Survey. Reminder: Your Views on ACS Events

    Licensing Matters

    • Licence Processing Times
    • Will I Pass the Criminality Checks?

      Issue 82, March 2016- this link opens in a new window

      SIA News

      • Guidance Videos
      • Equality and Diversity – the Next Steps
      • Updated Violence Reduction Guidance
      • Enforcement News

      Training Matters

      • Physical Intervention Training
      • Protecting Vulnerable People

      Licensing Matters

      • Licence Processing Times