Security Business Forms
Security Programs is processing a large number of applications. To avoid delays, submit your completed application at least 3 weeks before your licence expires.
Before applying for a security business licence, you must understand the qualifications for licensing in British Columbia.
Authorized Credit Card Usage Form for Security Businesses (PDF) — Use this form to pay your licensing fees by MasterCard or Visa.
Application for a New/Expired Security Business Licence (PDF) — Use this form to apply for a security business licence or if your security business licence expired.
Application for Renewal of Security Business Licence – No Changes (PDF) — Use this form if you are not making any changes to your licence record.
Application for Renewal of Security Business Licence – With Changes (PDF) — Use this form if you are making any changes to your licence records.
Request for Replacement of Current Security Business Licence (PDF) — Use this form to replace a licence that has been lost or stolen.
Reporting an Update to your Current Security Business Licence (PDF) — Use this form if your business holds a current security business licence and you must report changes to your legal business name, address, business ownership, management or controlling members, and branches, or to add a new type of licence.
Authorization and Acknowledgement of Information and Use and Consent to a Criminal Record Check (PDF) — You must use this form if you are a controlling member of a business applying for a security business licence and you do not hold a current security worker licence. All controlling members of a security business must have a criminal record check.
Controlling Member of a Security Business Reporting an Update (PDF) — If you are a controlling member of security business, use this form to report a change in your residential address, a new criminal charge or conviction, a change in peace officer status, a treatment of a mental condition, or a change in your legal name.
Mental health Condition Form (PDF) — Use this form to report a mental health condition to the Registrar. It will be completed by your doctor and sent to the Registrar for review.
Request for Fingerprinting (PDF) — Use this form to have your fingerprints taken before you apply for your first security worker licence.