Star Security Group Corporation

Security Guard Training for NY State License

Lost your license and need a duplicate? Got married and changed your name? Applying for a security guard license for the first time?

These events require you to file a form with the New York State Division of Licensing Services. Failure to do so can jeopardize your license and employment. We’ve put together a handy infographic that provides form descriptions and links to get downloadable forms to print when the need arises. It also provides links to get security guard license status, appointment setting for fingerprinting, and FAQ on license renewal. We recommend bookmarking this page as a useful reference or sharing it with others.

Maintain Your Security Guard License

Use our handy go-to infographic

  • Download & print NY State forms
  • Links to fingerprinting & NY State website
Star Security Group Corporation
Star Security Group Corporation
Star Security Group Corporation

New York Division of Licensing Services Forms

Security Guard Application (DOS-1206)

Submit with:

8 hr Pre-Assignment Certificate

Fingerprint receipt

$36 application fee

Duplicate License (DOS-1508-f)

$25 Fee

Must have your UID# from existing license

Change Notice (DOS-1473-f)

Just married, or recently moved? You’ll need to submit this form with $25 fee to update information and receive a new license.

Credit Card Authorization Form

Needed if you wish to pay for Licensing Services fees with a credit card

Fill out and submit with application form



Make appointment online at or call (877) 472-6915 to schedule

Locations throughout NYC (including one short distance from Star Security)

ORI number is 1545R1 (need to provide)

Fee is $100.25 (payable to IDEMIA)

You receive 2 receipts–one must be mailed with your initial license application

Preview NY State Division of Licensing Services Forms:

Duplicate License/Registration Request (form 1508-f)

Change Notice form (1473-f)