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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
- 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.
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
Pay the licensing fee at the registry agent – do not use the government online payment method.
There will be a $9 service charge at the registry agent.
Check this list regularly for updates. For hours of operation, contact the registry agent office.
Astro Registry Services0
Address100, 542 7 Street SLethbridge, Alberta T1J 2H1Geo: 49.691525, -112.836962
Address314A 6 StreetBeiseker, Alberta T0M 0G0Geo: 51.38455025581813, -113.53532434602225
Chestermere Lake Registry Services Inc.0
Address402, 100 Marina DriveChestermere, Alberta T1X 0A9Geo: 51.048809, -113.829168
Fort McMurray Vehicle Licensing & Registry0
Address300, 10003 Biggs AvenueFort McMurray, Alberta T9H 1S4Geo: 56.726276, -111.384345
Northeast Registries Sunridge0
Address2766 32 Street NECalgary, Alberta T1Y 6J7Geo: 51.078647, -113.988272
Northeast Registries Taradale0
Address5120 - 5850 88 Avenue NECalgary, Alberta T3J 0Z7Geo: 51.132931, -113.949990
One Stop Licence Shop Ltd.0
Address7, 5105 76A Street CloseRed Deer, Alberta T4P 3M2Geo: 52.305230, -113.815804
One Stop Licence Shop Ltd.0
AddressB 3440 50 AvenueRed Deer, Alberta T4N 3Y4Geo: 52.255361, -113.814648
Registry Express Inc.0
Address1841, 1632 14 Avenue NWCalgary, Alberta T2N 1M7Geo: 51.065546, -114.102264
Registry on Wye Ltd.0
Address440-450 Ordze RoadSherwood Park, Alberta T8B 0C5Geo: 53.511396, -113.331115
Shawnessy Licence & Registry Ltd.0
Address124, 250 Shawville Boulevard SECalgary, Alberta T2Y 2Z7Geo: 50.902608, -114.063295
The Licence Bureau on Kingsway0
Address672 Kingsway Avenue SEMedicine Hat, Alberta T1A 2X1Geo: 50.032697, -110.669233
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