Overview

Qualified security workers and investigators can complete new applications and renewals for their licences through registry agents.

These occupations are listed under the Security Service and Investigators Act and include:

  • security guard
  • loss prevention
  • security alarm responder
  • executive protection
  • patrol dog handler
  • private investigator
  • locksmith
  • automotive lock bypass worker

Participating registry agents can process both new applications and renewals. This includes a $9 service fee charged on top of normal licensing fees.

After you receive your temporary licence, a permanent licence will be mailed to you within 60 days.

Criteria

To get a temporary licence through a registry you must:

  • be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • have a clear criminal record and vulnerable sector search
  • provide your completed application or renewal forms
  • provide all required documents

If you don’t meet these criteria, applications and renewals are still accepted by mail.

Participating registry agents

Check this list regularly for updates. For hours of operation, contact the registry agent office.

  • AMA Agencies Ltd. (Alberta Motor Association)

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    2710 13 Avenue SE
    Medicine Hat, Alberta  T1A 3PB
    Geo: 50.014074, -110.664878

    Contact

    Phone: 403-527-8061
    Fax: 403-526-1097
    Toll free: 1-866-989-6370
  • Astro Registry Services

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    100, 542 7 Street S
    Lethbridge, Alberta  T1J 2H1
    Geo: 49.691525, -112.836962

    Contact

    Email: astro@astro-insurance.com
    Phone: 403-320-6700
    Fax: 403-320-1962
    Toll free: 1-800-465-5242
  • Chestermere Lake Registry Services Inc.

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    402, 100 Marina Drive
    Chestermere, Alberta  T1X 0A9
    Geo: 51.048809, -113.829168

    Contact

    Email: corporate@chlrs.com
    Phone: 403-207-5510
    Fax: 403-207-5570
  • Fort McMurray Vehicle Licensing & Registry

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    300, 10003 Biggs Avenue
    Fort McMurray, Alberta  T9H 1S4
    Geo: 56.726276, -111.384345

    Contact

    Email: info@fmvl.ca
    Phone: 780-790-0162
    Fax: 780-790-1809
  • Northeast Registries Sunridge

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    2766 32 Street NE
    Calgary, Alberta  T1Y 6J7
    Geo: 51.078647, -113.988272

    Contact

    Email: sunridge@neregistries.com
    Phone: 403-291-9696
    Fax: 403-291-6811
  • Northeast Registries Taradale

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    505, 6520 Falconridge Boulevard NE
    Calgary, Alberta  T3J 3W6
    Geo: 51.111850, -113.945743

    Contact

    Email: info@neregistries.com
    Phone: 403-508-1105
    Fax: 403-508-1108
  • One Stop Licence Shop Ltd.

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    7, 5105 76A Street Close
    Red Deer, Alberta  T4P 3M2
    Geo: 52.305230, -113.815804

    Contact

    Email: info@teamonestop.ca
    Phone: 403-341-7867
    Fax: 403-348-5212
  • One Stop Licence Shop Ltd.

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    B 3440 50 Avenue
    Red Deer, Alberta  T4N 3Y4
    Geo: 52.255361, -113.814648

    Contact

  • Registry Express Inc.

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    1841, 1632 14 Avenue NW
    Calgary, Alberta  T2N 1M7
    Geo: 51.065546, -114.102264

    Contact

    Email: info@registryexpressinc.ca
    Phone: 403-282-3820
    Fax: 403-282-1223
  • Registry on Wye Ltd.

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    25, 99 Wye Road
    Sherwood Park, Alberta  T8B 1M1
    Geo: 53.512133, -113.331570

    Contact

    Email: info@registryonwye.com
    Phone: 780-417-7300
    Fax: 780-417-7309
  • Shawnessy Licence & Registry Ltd.

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    124, 250 Shawville Boulevard SE
    Calgary, Alberta  T2Y 2Z7
    Geo: 50.902608, -114.063295

    Contact

    Email: admin@shawnessyregistry.com
    Phone: 403-254-4222
    Fax: 403-254-8596
  • The Licence Bureau on Kingsway

    The Government of Alberta
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    Address

    672 Kingsway Avenue SE
    Medicine Hat, Alberta  T1A 2X1
    Geo: 50.032697, -110.669233

    Contact

    Phone: 403-527-2922
    Fax: 403-527-2959