Licensing Statistics

The statistics on this page are updated every month and may not reflect the current position. Last updated 20 March 2017.

Overall Totals

  • Total number of licensed individuals: 317,475
  • Total number of active licences: 362,176

Breakdown by Licence Type

Licence Type Number of Licences
Front line 361,454
Non-front line 7,222

Licences by Sector

Sector Number of Licences
Cash & Valuables in Transit 8,559
Close Protection 13,988
Door Supervisors 203,411
Key Holding 344
Public Space Surveillance (CCTV) 45,234
Security Guarding 83,383
Vehicle Immobilisers 31