The Industry Licensing Unit of the Office of Fair Trading (part of the Queensland Government) requires that your security firm must join an approved industry association to do any work in Queensland. BSCAA helps to look after the security industry’s:
This is in addition to your legal requirements.
BSCAA will arrange a compliance audit of your firm at least once every 3 years to check that you follow the code of conduct. The Industry Licensing Unit sets a minimum standard for what BSCAA's code of conduct must cover.
The compliance audit will:
Find out how to check that your security provider has a valid licence. You can do a search on our free online licensing register.
Security providers can:
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