Code of Conduct for the Maintenance of Professional Standards by Protective Security Officers - South Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you are a protective security officer.

This code outlines provisions surrounding how protective security officer can maintain their professional standards. It includes detailed requirements that include:

  • honesty and integrity
  • conduct prejudicial to protective security officers
  • performance of orders and duties
  • negligence
  • proper exercise of authority
  • conduct towards public, police officers and other protective security officers
  • conflict of interest
  • improperly obtaining benefit or advantage
  • confidentiality of information
  • responsibility for property
  • improper complaint
  • foreign law.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

South Australia Police

Licensing Enforcement Branch

Contact details

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Licensing Enforcement Branch

South Australia Police

South Australia
Phone: 08 7322 3342