Transport and protection of money and other valuable deliveries
Private security is security which includes the protection of persons. It also encompasses the field of protection of life, personal protection and protection of private property in the protected area, and of movable and immovable property by means of security guards and technical security systems.
Private security is an economic activity which may be performed by licence holders with registered activity.
A licence is a permit to perform one or more forms or tasks of private security, which is granted to a legal entity or a natural person.
The licenced activity of transporting and protecting cash and other insured items may be performed by personnel with one of the following vocational qualifications:
- NVQ Security guard with special training in transporting and protecting money and other deliveries of valuables;
- NVQ Security guard supervisor or
- NVQ Security manager.
Conditions and evidence
- Status and registration Internal control Licence certificate to transport and protect money and other valuable deliveries