Guard Card Status Check
How to Check Your Guard Card Status
Your name will appear in the California Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) license database once your guard card application has been received and approved. Through this one-stop site, employers can verify your security guard license status.
Click the button below to go to the DCA website. Click the “License Search” button, then click “Search by Personal or Business Name” to start a search…
Frequently Asked Questions
How long does the application process take?
It takes the Bureau of Security & Investigative Services (BSIS) between 15 and 20 days (sometimes less) to process new applications.
How can I verify that BSIS received my application?
Call BSIS at 916-322-4000. More information can be found on the BSIS website.