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.

Alberta

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

http://pssg.gov.bc.ca/securityindustry

Manitoba

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
E-mail: mgi@gov.mb.ca

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
www.gov.nl.ca/gs/tpl

Nova Scotia

Security Programs Office
Public Safety and Security Division
N.S. Department of Justice
Ground floor
5151 Terminal Road
Halifax, NS B3J 2L7
1-888-760-5577
Fax:424-4308

http://www.gov.ns.ca/just/Public_Safety/private_security.asp

secprog@gov.ns.ca

Ontario

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
E-mail: PrivateSecurity@ontario.ca

Quebec

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

Saskatchewan

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

http://www.cpsp.gov.sk.ca/Private-Investigators-and-Security-Guards