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Step 1. Apply for Security Officer (SO) License


You can apply for the Security Officer (SO) License  by clicking the link below:​

Things required for the application process:

  • If you are a Singaporean or Singaporean PR;​

    1. Singpass​

    2. Credit / Debit Card


  • If you are a Malaysian;

    1. Required to have a valid Singapore work permit and a Letter of Good Conduct to apply for the license.   (Apply for CCNC here)

    2. Credit / Debit Card

Additional information:

The approval for Security Officer (SO) License is done by the Police Licensing and Regulatory Department (PLRD) from the Singapore Police Force.


You can apply for the security license through the link as follow:

  • Processing Period ~ 2 weeks

  • Application fee : $16

Click here for a Step-by-step guide on how to make an application for SO License

Step 2. Complete the 3 Basic Licensing Units (BLUs)

Click here for the full breakdown of the course fees


Step 3. Apply for the Security ID Card

Upon completing the 3 Basic Licensing Units and after the security officer application has been approved, you can head over to USE Customer Service Centre to make the security ID card.


Additional Information : 

  • The license is valid for 5 years

  • Application fee : $22.50

The location details are as followed:

USE Customer Service Centre

200 Jalan Sultan, Textile Centre, #03-24 Singapore 199081

Operating Hours: Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Last Tuesday of the Month: 9am - 1pm

Closed on Public Holidays, Saturdays and Sundays


And that's it! Welcome to the Security Industry.

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