Security Companies and Guards

Renew a Contract Security Company License

  • License expires on November 30 of even years.
  • At least 60 days prior to the expiration date of a license, DOPL will Email a renewal notice to the licensee's Email address of record as provided to DOPL by the individual licensee.
  • Renewal Fees — Armed/Unarmed/Armored Car Officer $42 | Company $203

Failure to notify DOPL of an Email address change could prevent a licensee from timely receiving renewal notification and other important correspondence from DOPL.

The following requirements must be met:

  • Comprehensive general liability insurance must be current
  • Workers' compensation insurance
  • Registration with the Division of Corporations and Commercial Code must be current
  • Qualifying agent exercises material day-to-day authority in the conduct of the business by making substantive technical and administrative decisions
Renew Online

If you are applying for reinstatement or re-applying for a license you once had, you must use the manual application below.