VicPol Corporate

Private security

The Licensing and Regulation Division of Victoria Police regulates the private security industry in Victoria.

Our website has a lot of helpful information and links regarding a broad range of private security related issues.

You can find out more about the Licensing and Regulation Division, including our most recent Statement of Expectations, privacy statements and our compliance principles, here.

Need to update your address?

Complete the Change of Details form and submit it to

See: Private security forms

New private security licences

Assessment of your online application will not begin until you have submitted your hard copy application. All applications are processed in order of receipt. Licence applications may be delayed if information is missing or should further enquiries be required.

Complete your new private security licence application through the eServices Portal


Private Security Industry Newsletters


Reviewed 10 September 2019