Security sector business licence.
- Permit or other obligation
- Nationwide except the Åland Islands
- Public service
The Security Sector Supervision unit issues security sector business licences and approves the licence holders' persons in charge, managers and deputies, temporary managers, as well as persons providing training in the use of force and use of firearms, and training in security stewarding. Police departments approve the security inspectors operating in their jurisdiction. A security sector business ...
Do the following
Apply for a security sector business licence from the Security Sector Supervision unit, based in Mikkeli. Applications can be submitted electronically, by email or by post.
More detailed instructions as well as electronic and printable application forms can be found on the police website.
To whom and on what terms
Any duly licensed natural person (business name) or legal entity (limited liability company, partnership, limited partnership, etc.) that has been entered in the trade register, has a business ID and has been granted a security sector business licence may provide private security services.
Security steward tasks carried out for the purpose of earning income may be performed by a natural or legal person who has been granted a security sector business licence.
Security services tasks carried out for the purpose of earning income may be performed by a natural or legal person who has been granted a security sector business licence.
Period of validity
Security sector business licences are valid until further notice.