SIA Licences – Close Protection

by SIA Site Admin // February 4

This section gives all the information you need about security guarding licences.

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Click here for the latest information and development relating to security guarding licensing.

Who needs a licence?heading_arrow-4391776
Check here to see if the job that you do means you will need a licence. This section also gives details of those working in security companies that will need a licence, even if they do not work as a security guard.

Part of getting a licence involves a criminal record check; this section explains how this works.

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You will need to show the SIA that you have the right skills to be a security guard. This means having relevant training and a qualification. This section explains the training and qualifications that you need.

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How much it will cost you to get a licence.

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This section explains the process for getting a licence, and what you need to do.

This section describes how the national SIA licence will work, including the dates that licensing will start.

It will be the law to have an SIA licence. This section explains how we will ensure that people have a licence.