Regulatory Affairs

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Welcome to the Division of Regulatory Affairs web page. Please select your program from the menu above. The link will direct you to that program's page for additional information.

The Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services, Division of Regulatory Affairs involves the oversight and enforcement of four regulatory programs to include: Private Security Services; Bail Bondsmen; Bail Enforcement Agents; and Special Conservators of the Peace. The Division is dedicated to providing excellent customer service to our constituents and professionals serving the private side of public safety.

We do not accept cash payments. Payments may be made using a check, money order or credit/debit card. Credit/debit card payments must be made using the Credit Card Authorization form. Credit card payments cannot be made over the phone.

Customer Service Center Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone - 804.786.4700
Fax - 804.786.6344
To mail Applications and Correspondence: PO Box 1300
Richmond VA 23218
To conduct business at our office: 1100 Bank Street
Richmond VA 23219
To contact us by email: Click here


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Department of Criminal Justice Services
1100 Bank Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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