JULY 2018

Current Vacant Positions

  1. Industry Member- Locksmith Industry
  2. Industry Member- Private Patrol Operator Industry
  3. Industry Member- Alarm Company Industry
  4. Industry Member- Repossessor Industry

Applicant Requirements

Industry Member: Applicants for an industry position must hold a current and clear license type relating to the industry position or be a member of an association relating to the Bureau-regulated license type.

Public Member: Desirable individuals possess a background in consumer protection/advocacy or law enforcement; they are involved with the businesses who contract with Bureau licensees for services; or they are involved in associations relating to the businesses.

Role of Committee Members

Committee members provide professional and technical assistance to the Bureau including:

  • Perspectives on issues affecting private security consumers and industries;
  • Outreach to the public/consumers, licensees, registrants, and the industry on private security issues; and
  • Viewpoints on the legislative, regulatory and policy efforts impacting private security industries.

Terms of Appointment

The Director of the Department of Consumer Affairs appoints members to serve two-year terms. However, at the discretion of the Director, a member may be reappointed to another term.

How to Apply to be a BSIS Advisory Committee Member

To apply for a current vacant committee position, please click here to access the application . Submit your completed application with your current resume by email to or by mail to the address listed below:

Bureau of Security and Investigative Services
Attn: Policy and Administration Unit
P.O. Box 989002
West Sacramento, CA 95798-9002


Questions regarding the BSIS Advisory Committee may be submitted by email to or by phone at (800) 952-5210. Due to high call volume, the Bureau recommends submitting questions via email.