Services and information
- Automotive lock bypass worker licence
Apply for or renew the licence you need to work as an automotive lock bypass worker in Alberta.
- Body armour permit
Apply for or renew the permit you need to wear or buy body armour in Alberta.
- Investigator licence
Apply for or renew the licence you need to work as a private or in-house investigator in Alberta.
- Locksmith equipment sales worker licence
Apply for or renew the licence you need to work as a locksmith equipment sales person in Alberta.
- Locksmith licence
Apply for or renew the licence you need to work as a locksmith in Alberta.
- Security licences from participating registries
Security guards, locksmiths, investigators and more can complete licence applications and renewals through participating registries.
- Security service worker licence
Apply for or renew the licence you need to work as a security service worker in Alberta.
- Security, investigation and locksmith business resources
Resources for businesses that provide security, investigation and locksmith services in Alberta.
Security and investigative services is a growing and important job sector in Alberta. This sector helps promote safe communities and includes occupations like:
- security service worker
- automotive lock bypass worker
- locksmith equipment sales worker
Typical users of security and investigative services include:
- event centres
- public transportation
The Security Programs department is responsible for the oversight, licensing and compliance of security, investigative and locksmith:
Security licences from registries
Participating registries can handle applications and renewals for security guards, locksmiths, investigators and more.
Body armour permits
The Security Programs department issues permits to buy, transport or wear body armour.
P.O. Box 1023 Station Main
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2M1