April 15, 2013
We are pleased to announce that the following services are now available online:
In addition, online status checking is now available for those who submit an application online.
These new services are part of an ongoing partnership between the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services and ServiceOntario to improve and modernize service delivery for the private security industry.
The Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services regulates Ontario’s private security industry.
This includes licensing all security guards, private investigators and agencies and registering businesses that directly employ in-house security staff.
The ministry aims to ensure security guards and private investigators in Ontario carry out their work professionally, effectively, safely and lawfully.
Apply for a security guard or private investigator licence.
Renew or replace a security guard or private investigator licence.
Register to employ private security staff.
Apply for or renew an agency licence.
Offer security guard or private investigator training.
Telephone (Toronto area): 416-212-1650
Toll free: 1-866-767-7454
Private Security and Investigative Services Branch
777 Bay Street, 3rd floor