Neighbourhood Watch - Community Program - Queensland


Why the Support is Provided?

This service is provided to increase personal and property safety awareness including for businesses.  This service encourages people to work together to contribute to reducing crime and the fear of crime within local communities.  This service has a focus on crime prevention and deterrence, and asset protection by businesses, communities and individuals

What Support is Provided?

The Queensland Police Service provides online Neighbourhood Watch (NHW) support through its state blog, internet site and Facebook page.  Support, training, NHW resources and materials are also provided to NHW groups to assist in the operation of the internationally recognised Neighbourhood Watch program.

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Eligibility requirements

Any resident of Queensland over the age of 16 can become a NHWQ member or join a NHWQ group.


No fees apply.

Publications Details process

Publications Available:

Administering agency

Queensland Police Service

Community Contact Command

Crime Prevention Programs Unit

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

State Coordinator

Queensland Police Service

Operating address: Level 2
200 Roma Street
QPS Headquarters
Brisbane Queensland 4001
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1440
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Contact us phone: 131 444