In New Hampshire, an unarmed security guard can fall under different rules. For example, if you hired by a company and are on their payroll, there are no criteria for you to meet. However, if you decide to work for yourself and solicit business as a sole proprietor you do have to meet certain criteria.
Basic requirements for an unarmed security guard in New Hampshire:
Other Requirements that May Be Helpful:
Training and experience:
This area is questionable and may need further clarification once you start the application process. For example, if you are seeking a license to solicit your services as an unarmed security guard you may need to provide proof of at least 4 years experience of related experience.
License: $100 (must be renewed every two years)
Other fees may be applicable
For more information, please see Support Services Bureau Permits and Licensing Unit Security/Detectives or call (603)223-3873 for application. Apply in person at:
Division of Licenses and Permits
New Hampshire Department of Safety
James H. Hayes Building
33 Hazen Dr.,
Concord, NH 03305