News & Security Advice

Home and Business Security

The following information is provided by the SPAAL as a  security guide to assist home and business owners protect their goods and property. Home and business owners should always seek the professional advice of a security service provider for the installation of security systems or guard services and in the case of an emergency contact Police, Fire and Ambulance.

Security service providers in Australia must hold a security licence in each State and Territory. Before contracting a security service provider request to sight their photo security licence.

Business security

Some of the items covered in this section of advice include:

  • Business identification
  • Warning signs
  • Landscaping
  • Fences and gates
  • Security lighting
  • Building design
  • And more…

General security

Some of the items covered in this section of advice include:

  • Electronic alarm systems
  • Access control
  • Lighting
  • Lock up
  • Smoke Alarms
  • Security guard services
  • Holidays
  • And more…

Emergency planning

State and Territory governments provide important information on emergency planning.

NSW – www.secure.nsw.gov.au
ACT – www.act.gov.au
VIC – www.safety.vic.gov.au
QLD – www.safeguarding.qld.gov.au
SA – www.semo.sa.gov.au/security
WA – www.ossec.dpc.wa.gov.au
NT – www.nt.gov.au/dcm/security
TAS – www.ses.tas.gov.au