AZ DPS Licensing Update Great News!

The DPS Security Guard and Private Investigator Licensing Unit is happy to announce that the following application services are available online.

  • New and Renewal of Unarmed Security Guard Registration
  • New and Renewal of Armed Security Guard Registration
  • Upgrade to Armed Security Guard Registration (only if fingerprints are required)
  • New and Renewal of General Security Guard Training Instructor Registration
  • New and Renewal of Firearms-Safety Security Guard Instructor Registration
  • New and Renewal of Security Guard Agency License
  • New and Renewal of Resident Manager Security Guard Registration
  • New and Renewal of Associate Security Guard Registration
  • New and Renewal of Private Investigation Employee Registration
  • New and Renewal of Private Investigation Agency License
  • New and Renewal of Private Investigation Associate Registration

Please visit our website at https://www.azdps.gov/services/public/licensing and click on the APPLY ONLINE tab to learn more about the process and apply.

The Licensing Unit has also updated all the forms. Please see the FORMS tab on the website for the up to date forms and begin using them.