New Client Advice

6. Are they properly licensed?

There are many “fly by night” organizations that inhabit the private investigation industry and it is important that you choose a firm that is properly licensed. Private investigative firms are governed by the Security Services Act and under this Act, all businesses providing security services must hold a valid B.C. Security Business Licence. The act is administered by Security Programs, a division of the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General.