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 

    PSA 52.1 Licence Card Requirements

    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

     

    Security Guarding (Static)

    PSA 28:2013

    PSA 28 Auditing Guidelines 

     

    Installer (Access Control)

    PSA 74: 2019

    PSA 74 Auditing Guidelines

    PSA 19 - CCTV, Access Control and Intruder Alarm Systems

    PSA 21 - Access Control

    PSA 60 - Automatic Gates

    Installer (CCTV)

    PSA 2006:12

    PSA 74: 2019

    PSA 74 Auditing Guidelines

    PSA 19 - CCTV, Access Control and Intruder Alarm Systems

    PSA 20 - Data Protection & CCTV

    PSA 22A - CCTV

    Temporary Licence Installer

    (CCTV)

    PSA 2006:12

    PSA 74: 2019

    PSA 57:2016

    PSA 74 Auditing Guidelines

    PSA 19 - CCTV, Access Control and Intruder Alarm Systems

    PSA 25A - Temporary Licences

    Installer (Intruder Alarm)

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

    PSA 74: 2019

    PSA 74 Auditing Guidelines

    PSA 19 - CCTV, Access Control and Intruder Alarm Systems

    Temporary Licence Installer (Intruder Alarm)

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

    PSA 74: 2019

    PSA 57:2016

    PSA 74 Auditing Guidelines

    PSA 25A - Information Note on Temporary Licences

    Cash-in-Transit

    PSA CIT2:2014 together with PSA 76: 2018

    None

     


    Private Investigator

    PSA 42:2015

    PSA 42 Auditing Guidelines

    PSA 53.1 - Private Investigators

    PSA 63 - Data Protection and Vehicle Trackers

    PSA 42 - ID Badge Guidelines

    Locksmiths
     

    PSA 55:2016

    PSA 55 Auditing Guidelines

    PSA 58.1 - Locksmiths

    PSA 55 - ID Badge Guidelines

    PSA 79 - Locksmiths FAQs

    Event Temporary Licence Training PSA 49 Event Temporary Licence Training