The Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS)
It is essential for the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) to reject the applications for licensure and suspend the registration, certificate, or license of the licensees or applicants who has a huge tax objection due to the State Board of Equalization (BOE) or Franchise Tax Board (FTB). It is a responsive duty of BSIS to accuse the licensees who appear on either the BOE or FTB’s top 500 tax delinquencies list.
After detecting a licensee or applicant on the tax delinquency list, the licensee or applicant will get 90 days deadline to either enter into a payment program with BOE or FTB or satisfy all outstanding tax obligations. Who will fail to carry out these requirements, his/her license will be suspended or denied until the BSIS receives a release from the BOE or FTB. The form to request a release will be integrated with the primary notice of suspension.
What is Locksmith?
A locksmith is a business based on installing, repairing, opening or modifying locks, or simply a business that originates keys for locks. Here a point to note that staffs that duplicate existing keys are not considered as locksmith.
How to get a Locksmith license?
A person or corporation who want a license as a locksmith should specify the names of the owners who will manage the business on a daily basis. In order to get a locksmith license, each licensee, applicant, corporate officer or partner must undergo a comprehensive history background check by the California DOJ (California Department of Justice) and FBI.
How to get an application form?
If you want to get an application form to register as a locksmith licensure or employee, you may call 916-322-4000 or 1-800-952-5210, or simply visit www.bsis.ca.gov.
Requirements for applicants or Licensures:
To get a Locksmith Company license, it is essential to submit an application with $75 application and license fee, Locksmith Company Live Scan form with a signature of the Live Scan Operator, and two fresh passport size photographs. Again, each applicant, officer or partner must bear a $32 DOJ fingerprint checkout fee and $19 FBI investigation fee at the Live Scan site.
If you want a Locksmith Company license under you fictitious business name, in your application form you should include a certified copy of your fictitious business name statement by the County Clerk.
Here we would like to also inform that, if your company’s earning exceeds $500 at a single site, you’ll also need (C-28/C-61/D-16).
How to send application form?
Send your application form to the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS), P.O. Box 989002, West Sacramento, CA 95798-9002.
If you want to know more about the requirements for applicants or licensures, contact the Contractors’ State License Board at (916) 255-3900 or (800) 321-2752 or visit their Web site: www.cslb.ca.gov.
After submitting your application with the necessary fees, you will get a 120-day temporary registration. However, people who had ever convicted of any crime will not get a temporary registration.
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