PSIRA Reviewing Fees for 2018

Department of Police

The Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority (PSIRA) is currently reviewing the annual fees private security firms pay to it to regulate the industry.

PSIRA published a consultation paper on a review of the annual fees for the private security industry in Government Gazette 41252.

Some of the proposed fees include R40 000 for large entities with more than 800 security officers employed, R28 000 for medium sized firms employing between 201 and 800 personnel and R8 800 for small firms employing between 50 to 100.

All firms, irrespective of size, will be expected to pay R2.55 per officer on a monthly basis.

Security officers’ annual fees will remain at R84.00.

Consultative workshops on the proposed fees will take place in November 2017.

Written comment is invited until 2 February 2018.

Final fees will be published in March 2018.

Sabinet Cape Town Office