PSARA License-Security Companies

The Private Security Agency means an entity which involves in the business of providing Security Guards and other related services at business/private establishment.

The operation of the private security agencies are governed by The Private Security Agencies Regulation Act, 2005, popularly known as PSARA.

It is mandatory for a Security agency to obtain Licence from the State Controlling Authority prior to commencement of the business.

The PSARA License is issued to operate in one or more district of a particular state or for the entire state.

AVALON has a unique package for the PSARA License:

OFFER VALUE: Rs 15,000/-

This includes the following services:

# Complete Application preparation ( ID + ITR records )

# MOU with Training Institute.

# Police verification + NOC issuance.

# Filing of the Detailed Form-1 with the State Control Authority.

# Issue of the PSARA License.

Procedure for filing of the PSARA Licence

# Check your qualifying Documents

Ensure that all documents ( Pan Card, TAN Number, GST, PF, ESI, S/E Registration with ITR of every director etc.) are ready.

Sign an MOU with a Training Institute

The party has to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with a recognized Training institute for training its guards and supervisors.

Police Verification

A Police verification is filed in Form -I by the applicant, and in case the applicant is a firm, company or any other association of person, separate verification form shall be filed for every proprietor, majority shareholder, partner or directors.

Filing at Controlling Authority of State

The PSARA application is processed for verification by the State Control Authority. The NOC from the Police authorities, controlling the State authority is received either with an OK or with a refusal.


Conditions of PSARA Licence

The PSARA specifies that all Security agency requires to engage supervisors to supervise the work of security guards. A person from the army, navy or air force with a minimum of three years of experience, must be given preference while engaging a supervisor.

Documents Required for Psara License

  • Certificate of Incorporation & MOA
  • Proof of Registered Office
  • Signed MOA with Training Institute
  • Documents of Security Guards
  • Two Photographs of Promoters
  • PAN Card of Each Promoter
  • Identity & Address Proof of directors
  • ITR Copy of each director

Timeframe for the PSARA Issue:

The total timeframe for the issuance of the PSARA application is about 2 x months.