Verify a Business or Individual Security License

You can verify a security license by contacting the appropriate office below. They will be able to help validate if a company or individual is licensed in the province.


Solicitor General
9th Floor, John E. Brownlee Building 10365 97 St NW
Edmonton, ABT5J 3W7
(780) 427-3441

British Columbia

Ministry of Public Safety & Solicitor General – Security Programs & Police Technology Division
PO Box 9217 Stn Prov Gov’t
Victoria, BCV8W 9J1
(250) 387-6981


Tel: 204-945-3744
Fax: 204-945-4261
Toll Free in Manitoba: 1-866-MANITOBA (1-866-626-4862)
Telecommunications Device for the Deaf 204-945-4796

New Brunswick

Department of Public Safety
Compliance and Enforcement
Licensing Services
P. O. Box 6000
Fredericton, NB
E3B 5H1
Telephone: (506) 453-7472
Fax: (506) 453-3044

Newfoundland and Labrador

Trade Practices Division,
Government Service Centre,
5 Mews Place, P.O. Box 8700,
St. John’s, NL A1B 4J6
Telephone (709)729-2660
Fax No. (709)729-6998

Nova Scotia

Security Programs Office
Public Safety and Security Division
N.S. Department of Justice
Ground floor
5151 Terminal Road
Halifax, NS B3J 2L7


Licensing Unit
Private Security and Investigative Services Branch
Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
777 Bay Street, 3rd Floor
Toronto ON M7A 2J6
Fax: 416-212-1603


Bureau de la sécurité privée
6363, route Transcanadienne,
bureau 201
Saint-Laurent (Québec) H4T 1Z9


1850 – 1881 Scarth Street
Regina SK S4P 4K9
(306) 787-5496