License Requirements

Security and Related Activities (Control) Act 1996


The Western Australia Police Service is the licensing authority for the Security and Related Activities (Control) Act 1996

This legislation affects any person who wishes to engage in Security occupations. These include Security Agent, Security Officer, Security Consultant, Security Installer, Inquiry Agent, Investigator, Crowd Control Agent, and Crowd Controller.

Any person for whom the license holder is performing a service under that license must on request produce his/her identity card for inspection – section 61 (2) (b).

For a list of all current security licence holders CLICK HERE

Police Licensing Services
Mason Bird Building, 303 Sevenoaks Street
CANNINGTON WA 6107
Or if outside a 50km radius of Perth GPO,
the nearest country Police Station