To be eligible, you must:
- be at least 18 years of age
- pass the required training course, as described on the application form
- be a suitable person.
A criminal history check must be done for each person whose date and place of birth are stated on the application form.
All security providers must be fingerprinted by the Queensland Police Service. After lodging your application, you will receive a letter from the agency that details the process for having your fingerprints taken.
You may be eligible to be licensed under mutual recognition laws if you hold a comparable licence within another Australian state or territory or within New Zealand.