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Security industry breaches and penalties
Find out what happens if you break the law. Get details about operating unlicensed, inspector’s powers, regulations and meeting conditions.
Security industry forms and fees
Find a list of forms that you must fill out when you apply to work in the security industry. You can download a copy of each of the forms.
Find out how to check that your security provider has a valid licence. You can do a search on our free online licensing register.
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Security Buzz is the Office of Industry Licensing's industry newsletter for security providers. It can give you up-to-date and relevant information about: