Security Company Registration In South Africa

What is a Security Company?

A private security company is a business entity that provides armed or unarmed security services and expertise to clients in the private or public sectors.

Security Company Registration In South Africa

Registering a Security Company in South Africa.

If you are an Entrepreneur who is serious about making a success and working hard to get there, then a Security Company is a good option for you. You will need to invest a large amount of time and money when you are considering a Security business.

This is a successful industry if you are willing to work hard and put in the time as an entrepreneur. Let’s dive into this guide on how to Register a Security Company in South Africa.

Main Requirements to Register a Security Company in South Africa.

Company Registration Documents (we can assist).

Security Grading Documents (we can assist).

PSIRA Registration (we can assist).

The Different Types of Security Companies in South Africa:

  • Security products.
  • A combination of security services and products.
  • Security services.

To trade as any of these types of Security Companies, you will need to have PSIRA grading. The grading for an individual will consist of a PSIRA Grading test and you will need to follow the correct PSIRA Grading procedures.

Our PSIRA Grading Partner is fully accredited with both PSIRA and SASSETA and can provide all the training and courses you need. They can also assist with recruitment and criminal checks.

How long does it take to register a company in South Africa?

Company registration can take anywhere from about 5 days to about 5 weeks depending upon the type of company and the ability of the client to provide all of the necessary information and signatures.

By far the simplest and quickest is a (Pty) Ltd. This is the one that normally takes about 5 days.