Licensing Requirements

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New South Wales / ACT

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Road Crew (Armoured Vehicles) NSW
  • 1AF security Licence
  • H Firearms Licence
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Annual Firearms Accreditation
  • Medium Rigid Drivers Licence

Road Crew (Armoured Vehicles) ACT
  • A Class Security Licence (incl. Cash in Transit)
  • NSW 1AF Security Licence (if residing outside ACT area)
  • ACT Firearms Employment Licence - H Class
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Annual Firearms Accreditation
  • Medium Rigid Drivers Licence

Telstra Payphone Collectors
  • 1A & 1F Security Licence
  • NSW Drivers Licence (Car)

Field Security Supervisors (Includes All Security Personnel)
  • 1A & 1F Security Licence
  • 2A Security Licence
  • Senior First Aid (1A/1F/2A Valid)
  • Private Inquiry Agents Licence
  • H Catergory Firearms Licence
  • Currents Firearms Accreditation
  • Chief Commissioners Exemption in relation to covert Carriage of Firearms
  • Standard Firearms Licence (NSW)
  • ACT Security Licence A&C
  • Permit to Possess Pistol Off Duty


South Australia

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Road Crew (Armoured Vehicles)
  • SA Firearms Licence H6
  • SA Security Agent /Guard Licence
  • SA Drivers Licence MR or HR

Road Crew (Non Armoured Vehicles)
  • SA Firearms Licence H6
  • SA Security Agent /Guard Licence
  • SA Drivers Licence Car

Telstra Payphone Collectors
  • SA Security Agent /Guard Licence
  • SA Drivers Licence (Car)

Field Security Supervisors
  • SA Firearms Licence H6
  • SA Security Agent / Guard / Investigation Licence
  • SA Drivers Licence Car


Queensland

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Road Crew (Armoured Vehicles)
  • Qld Security Officers Licence
  • Qld Security Guards Licence (H Firearms)
  • Medium Rigid Drivers Licence

Road Crew (Non Armoured Vehicles)
  • Qld Security Officers Licence
  • Qld Security Guards Licence (H Firearms)
  • Car Drivers Licence

Telstra Payphone Collectors
  • Manual Drivers Licence
  • Qld Security Officers Licence (Licence desirable but not mandatory)

Field Security Supervisors
  • Qld Security Officers Licence
  • Qld Security Guards Licence (H Firearms)
  • Medium Rigid Drivers Licence

Control Room Operators
  • Qld Security Officers Licence
  • Qld Security Guards Licence (H Firearms)
  • Medium Rigid Drivers Licence


Northern Territory

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Road Crew (Armoured Vehicles)
  • NT Security Officers Licence
  • NT Firearms Licence (Cat H)
  • Medium Rigid Drivers Licence

Telstra Payphone Collectors
  • Manual Drivers Licence
  • NT Security Officers Licence (Licence desirable but not mandatory)

Field Security Supervisors
  • NT Security Officers Licence
  • NT Firearms Licence (Cat H)
  • Medium Rigid Drivers Licence

Control Room Operators
  • NT Security Officers Licence
  • NT Firearms Licence (Cat H)
  • Medium Rigid Drivers Licence


Victoria

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Road Crew (Armoured Vehicles)
  • VIC Handgun Licence (General Category)
  • VIC Security Licence (Cert III - with Cash-In-Transit Modules)
  • VIC Drivers Licence (Medium Rigid)

Road Crew (Non Armoured Vehicles)
  • VIC Security Licence (Cert III - with Cash-In-Transit Modules)
  • VIC Drivers Licence (Manual Car)

Telstra Payphone Collectors
  • VIC Security Licence (Cert III - with Cash-In-Transit Modules)
  • VIC Drivers Licence (Manual Car)

Field Security Supervisors
  • VIC Driver Licence ( Manual Car)
  • VIC Handgun Licence (General Catergory)
  • VIC Security Licence (Cert III - with Cash-In-Transit Modules)
    and Security Advisor Accreditation

Control Room Operators
  • VIC Security Licence (Cert III - with Cash-In-Transit Modules)
  • NT Firearms Licence (Cat H)
  • VIC Drivers Licence (Manual Car)

Note: Road Crew (Armoured Vehicles)
If the employee resides in NSW as is the case with some Road Crew in Wodonga/Mildura, they must also hold a NSW Handgun Licence.



Tasmania

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Road Crew (Armoured Vehicles)
  • H6 Firearms Licence
  • Medium Rigid Drivers Licence
  • VIC Drivers Licence (Medium Rigid)
  • Security Guards Licence (Minimum Cert II Security Guarding)

Road Crew (Non Armoured Vehicles)
  • H6 Firearms Licence
  • Medium Rigid Drivers Licence
  • Security Guards Licence (Minimum Cert II Security Guarding)

Telstra Payphone Collectors
  • Manual Drivers Licence
  • Security Guards Licence (Minimum Cert II Security Guarding)


Western Australia

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Site Manager
  • Security Agents Licence/Corporate Firearms Licence (State Manager Only)
  • Security Licence ( Firearm Endorsement)
  • Vehicle Licence (Car)

Road Crew (Armoured Vehicles)
  • WA Security Licence (Cert II - with 4 firearms modules)
  • WA Firearm Licence
  • Medium Rigid Licence

Road Crew (Non Armoured Vehicles)
  • WA Security Licence (Cert II - with 4 firearms modules)
  • WA Firearm Licence
  • Medium Rigid Licence

Telstra Payphone Collectors
  • WA Security Licence (Cert II - with 4 firearms modules)
  • Manual Drivers Licence

Note: Firearm Endorsement is issued by Police Licensing Officer, for:
a) The Escorting of Cash & Valuables and
b) Standing guard at an ATM while its malfunction is being repaired or Serviced

Note: Senior First Aid Cert pre-requisite for Security Licensing (Firearm Endorsement)

Note: For Security Licencing requirements pre-requisite Certificate II Security Operations, 4 Units Firearms - Cert III Security Operations