Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 80


  • Section: N - Administrative and support service activities
  • Division: 80 - Security and investigation activities


This Division is divided into the following Groups:

  • 801 - Private security activities
  • 802 - Security systems service activities
  • 803 - Investigation activities

Explanatory note

This division includes security-related services such as: investigation and detective services; guard and patrol services; picking up and delivering money, receipts, or other valuable items with personnel and equipment to protect such properties while in transit; operation of electronic security alarm systems, such as burglar and fire alarms, where the activity focuses on remote monitoring these systems, but often involves also sale, installation and repair services. If the latter components are provided separate, they are excluded from this division and classified in retail sale, construction etc.

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