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Index of Licensees and Registrants

Searches are currently available for the following types of licenses/registrations: *
Alarm Installer Apartment Information Vendor
Apartment Sharing Agent Armored Car Carrier
Armored Car Guard Athlete Agents
Bail Enforcement Agent Bedding
Central Dispatch Facility Document Destruction Contractor
Document Destruction Contractor Branch Office Hearing Aid Dispenser
Hearing Aid Dispenser Business Home Inspection
Notary Public Private Investigator
Proprietary Employer Of Security Guards Real Estate Appraiser
Security Guard Telemarketer Business
Ticket Reseller Ticket Reseller Branch Office
Watch Guard And Patrol Agency

Searches are limited to active licenses only. You may search as follows:
  • By ID Number (Unique ID or Registration Number)
  • By Name (last name, first name and optionally city/zip code/county)
  • By Business Name (business name and optionally city/zip code/county)

* To search for Appearance Enhancement Licensees (Cosmetology, Nail Specialty, Esthetics, Natural Hair Styling, Waxing and Businesses) and Barber Operator and Business Licenses, you must go to the License Center and select Search for a Licensee.
* To search for Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons licenses, you must go to eAccessNY and select Public License Search.
Every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained on this site is up to date and accurate. As the Department relies upon information provided to it, the information's completeness or accuracy cannot be guaranteed.

Security Guard employers are cautioned that this Web site does not circumvent or supercede the requirements of due diligence set forth in the Department of State rules, 19NYCRR§174.6

Please note that information pertaining to residence addresses is not included on this database. Such information is protected by privacy law.

Alarm Installer Note: Those Alarm Installers designated "local" may only engage in the alarm installer business in municipalities where they are licensed as master electricians.

Note: Private Investigator, Watch Guard and Patrol Agency, and Armored Car Carrier can only be searched by business name or UID#. Individual qualifying officers are NOT displayed and cannot be searched.



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