Forms: Security guards

Licenses and exams

Private Security Guard License Application
Use this form to apply for new unarmed and armed licenses, transfers, renewals, and to order duplicate licenses.

Private Security Guard License/Registration Verification
If you’re licensed in another state, use this form to verify that license when applying for a company license in Washington.

Private Security Guard/Qualifying Principal License Application
Use this form to apply for a company license, as a partner to a company, or to change the principal of a company.

Private Security Guard Exam/Reexam Application
Use this form to apply to take the examination to become a certified trainer or to re-take the examination to become a company principal or certified trainer.

Change of Name and/or Address
Use this form to report a change of name or address for your private security guard company.

Day-to-day business

Security Guard Supply Order
Use this form to order temporary registration cards or fingerprint cards.

For consumers

Public Protection Services Complaint
Use this form to file a complaint against a private security guard or private security guard company.

See also:

Washington Healthcare Finder
Access Washington – official state government website