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Step 1. Security Clearance by PLRD

To apply for a Security Officer (SO) License, you would need to get clearance from the Police Licensing and Regulatory Department (PLRD).

Log in with your Singpass to LicenseOne website below:

  • Application Fee: $16.00

  • Processing Period: 2 weeks

  • Malaysians are required to have a valid Singapore work permit and a Letter of Good Conduct (Apply for CCNC here)

  • Click here for a Step-by-step guide on the PLRD Clearance application 

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 apply for your security ID card through the USE ID Card Portal.


Additional Information : 

  • The license is valid for 5 years

  • Application fee : $22.50

Click here for a step-by-step guide on how to make an application for Security ID Card 

The location to collect the card is at: 

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.

*for Career Opportunities, Join Metropolis Security Systems 

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