Security Business Forms

Before applying for a security business licence, you must understand the qualifications for licensing in British Columbia.

General Forms

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.


Controlling Members

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.