The Security Industry Authority (SIA) has published the licensing statistics for the annual period up to 30th November 2020 and we have compared this to the figures issued up to 31st August 2020.
There have been no major changes in the trends, however, there is an increase of 6,042 licences held giving a total number of valid SIA licences of 426,465.
The age group of licence holders has also changed slightly with an increase of 0.5% in the 18 to 25 years of age group holding an active licence.
The uptake in applying for a licence after gaining the relevant qualification has decreased by approximately 1%.
The full report covers:
Applications held over the last 12 months be sector
Type of Applications
Location of licence holders in the UK
To read the full report click SIA_Industry_Stats_v2.4e_Licensing_Stats_202012