Security Guard Permits

MS DPS Security Guard


Security Guard Permits are processed ONLY on Mondays or Thursdays at the Firearm Permit Unit in Jackson between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Applications may not be mailed in for security guard renewals.
 

Fees Amount
Original Security Guard Permit $100.00 non-refundable permit fee (per MS code 97-37-7)
$32.00 fingerprint/background check (per MS code 97-37-7)
$132.00 total cost for original security guard permit
Renewal-Security Guard Permit $50.00 renewal fee (per MS code 97-37-7)
$32.00 fingerprint/background check (per MS code 97-37-7)
$82.00 total cost for security guard permit renewal
Renewal-Retired Law Enforcement Officer Security Guard Permit $0.00 renewal fee (per MS code 97-37-7)
$32.00 fingerprint/background check fee (per MS code 97-37-7)
$32.00 total cost for retired law enforcement officer security guard permit renewal
Late Fee-Security Guard Permit Expired Less Than Six (6) Months $15.00 late fee (per MS code 97-37-7)
Late Fee-Security Guard Permit Expired Six (6) Months or Longer Individual must apply as First-time (Original) applicant (per MS code 97-37-7).
Late Fee-Permits Expired Less Than Six (6) Months Fee $15.00 fee (per MS code 45-9-101)
Duplicate Security Guard $15.00 replacement fee (per MS code 97-37-7)
$15.00 total cost of duplicate security guard permit