Security guard and private investigative services industry data

The data includes the number of licensed:

  • security guards
  • private investigators
  • dual licensees (security guard and private investigator)
  • security guard businesses
  • private investigator businesses
  • dual businesses that employ security guards and private investigators
  • other registered employers of security guards and private investigators

Individuals and businesses that have had their licences revoked, suspended, or expired are not included. Counts reflect information available as of the last business day in December of each year.

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2014 - 2018

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Geographic coverage Ontario
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Last Validated Date 2019-05-06
Update frequency Yearly
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