Contact Details

The Private Security Authority
Davis Street
Tipperary Town
Co. Tipperary
E34 PY91

Contact for Individual Licence
Contact for Contractor Licence

Email Adrdresses:
info@psa.gov.ie
licensing@psa.gov.ie
contractors@psa.gov.ie
enforcement@psa.gov.ie

Adding An Additional Sector To An Existing Licence

Contractors may apply to add additional sectors to their existing PSA Licence.

 

Licence holders will pay a fee for the add-on based on the unused period of their existing licence. The new licence will issue for a period of 2 years from the date of issue. A fees table for add-ons is set out below.

 

Addition of Electronic Security Sectors
(Installer and Maintenance of Intruder Alarms, CCTV and/or Access Control Sectors)

To apply to add any/all of the above sectors to your licence you must provide the following:

 

  1. Relevant Completed Application form
  2. Prescribed Licence fee*
  3. Valid Tax Clearance Certificate
  4. Auditors Turnover Certificate for the new sector
    • If the current licence issued over 15 months ago, new turnover figures must be provided for all sectors.
    • In the case of sole traders and partnerships the turnover should be declared on t he application form
  5. Foreign Criminal Record Certificate , where applicable
  6. Evidence of attainment of the Required Standard(s)
  7. Original Licence

 

Note * The prescribed licence fee should be remitted with current valid standard(s) and must be accompanied by the original PSA Licence.

 

All details relating adding a sector to your licence is available in the Application Pack for Licensed Contractor adding Sector(s) to their licence. Click here for this pack.

 

Addition of All Other Sectors

To apply to add all other sectors to your licence you must provide the following:

  1. Relevant Completed Application form
  2. Prescribed Licence fee * to be calculated on the unused portion of your licence per the table below
  3. Valid Tax Clearance Certificate
  4. Auditors Turnover Certificate for the new sector
    • If the current licence issued over 15 months ago, new turnover figures must be provided for all sectors.
    • In the case of sole traders and partnerships the turnover should be declared on t he application form
  5. Foreign Criminal Record Certificate , where applicable
  6. Evidence of attainment of the Required Standard(s)
  7. Original Licence

 

 

Table: To Calculate Fee Payable

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Unused Period (Months) Admin fee € % Fee payable < €300k <€625k <€1.25m <€3.75m <€10m <€20m >€20m
0-3 €1,000 100% €250.00 €1250.00 €2500.00 €5000 €9000 €19000 €25000
4-6 €875 87.5% €218.75 €1093.75 €2187.50 €4375 €7875 €16625 €21875
7-9 €750 75% €187.50 €937.50 €1875.00 €3750 €6750 €14250 €18750
10-12 €625 62.5% €156.25 €781.25 €1562.50 €3125 €5625 €11875 €15625
13-15 €500 50% €125.00 €625.00 €1250.00 €2500 €4500 €9500 €12500
16-18 €375 37.5% €93.75 €468.75 €937.50 €1875 €3375 €7125 €9375
19-21 €250 25% €62.50 €312.50 €625.00 €1250 €2250 €4750 €6250
22-24 €125 12.5% €31.25 €156.25 €312.50 €625 €1125 €2375 €3125