Licensing Statistics

The statistics on this page are updated every month and may not reflect the current position. Last updated 5 April 2017.

Overall Totals

  • Total number of licensed individuals: 317,241
  • Total number of active licences: 361,885

Breakdown by Licence Type

Licence Type Number of Licences
Front line 354,630
Non-front line 7,255

Licences by Sector

Sector Number of Licences
Cash & Valuables in Transit 8,571
Close Protection 13,973
Door Supervisors 203,311
Key Holding 352
Public Space Surveillance (CCTV) 45,123
Security Guarding 83,270
Vehicle Immobilisers 30