Temporary Permit to Provide Additional Security Personnel - New South Wales


You may apply for this permit you intend temporarily to provide more security personnel than the number specified on your licence. To apply for this permit, you must have a Security Master licence. A Security Master Licence allows you to provide persons to carry out security activities, including:

  • unarmed guard
  • body guard
  • crowd controller
  • guard dog handler
  • monitoring centre operator
  • armed guard
  • security consulting
  • security selling
  • security equipment specialist
  • security training.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • hold a Security Master Licence
  • pay any fees
  • submit the required forms.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.



Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $150.00

For each day the provision is required.

Act(s) name

Security Industry Act 1997 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Security Industry Regulation 2016 NSW

Approval time

By mail: 48 hours. Online: immediate.

Administering agency

Department of Justice

NSW Police Force

Security Licensing & Enforcement Directorate

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.


Security Licensing & Enforcement Directorate

NSW Police Force

Department of Justice

Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 5099
Parramatta, New South Wales 2124
Phone: 1300 362 001
Fax: 1300 362 066
Email: SLED@police.nsw.gov.au
Website: Security Licensing & Enforcement Directorate (SLED) (Opens in new window)