Contact Details

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

Contact for Individual Licence
Contact for Contractor Licence

Email Addresses:
info@psa.gov.ie
licensing@psa.gov.ie
contractors@psa.gov.ie
enforcement@psa.gov.ie
standards@psa.gov.ie

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STANDARDS

STANDARDS REQUIRED FOR LICENSING.

The table below sets out the standards which must be complied with for licensing purposes by the sectors currently subject to PSA licensing:

CATEGORY OF LICENCE

STANDARD(S) REQUIRED

AUDITING GUIDELINES

INFORMATION NOTES

Door Supervisor (Licensed Premises)

PSA 28:2013

PSA 28 Auditing Guidelines 

 

Door Supervisor (Event Security)

PSA 39:2014

PSA 39 Auditing Guidelines

 

Security Guarding (Alarm Monitoring)

PSA 33:2014

PSA 33 Auditing Guidelines

 

Security Guarding (CCTV Monitoring)

PSA 33:2014

PSA 33 Auditing Guidelines

PSA 20 - Data Protection & CCTV

Security Guarding (Event Security)

PSA 39:2014

PSA 39 Auditing Guidelines

PSA Licensing Requirements - CCTV Monitoring and Alarm Monitoring (PSA 33-2014)

Security Guarding (Static)

PSA 28:2013

PSA 28 Auditing Guidelines

 

Installer (Access Control)

SR40

None

PSA 19 - Electronic Security

PSA 21 - Information Note On Access Control

PSA 60 - Information Note on Automatic Gates

Installer (CCTV)

PSA 2006:12 and SR40

None

PSA 19 - Electronic Security

PSA 20 - Data Protection & CCTV

PSA 22A - Information Note On CCTV

Temporary Licence Installer

(CCTV)

PSA 2006:12 and SR40

PSA 57:2016

PSA 19 - Electronic Security

PSA 25A - Information Note on Temporary Licences

Installer (Intruder Alarm)

IS EN 50131-1 together with IS EN 50131-7 and SR40

None

PSA 19 - Electronic Security

Temporary Licence Installer (Intruder Alarm)

IS EN 50131-1 together with IS EN 50131-7 and SR40

PSA 57:2016

PSA 25A - Information Note on Temporary Licences

Cash-in-Transit

PSA CIT2:2014 together with IS 998

None

 


Private Investigator

PSA 42:2015

PSA 42 Auditing Guidelines

PSA 53A - Information Note on Private Investigators

PSA 63 - Information note on Data Protection and Vehicle Trackers

Locksmiths
 

PSA 55:2016

PSA 55 Auditing Guidelines

PSA 58 Information Note on Locksmiths