Join Victoria Police

Join Victoria Police

Victoria Police is looking for more than 3000 people across the state in their biggest recruitment drive ever.

Victoria Police needs to fill a variety of roles. Here's what they need:

  • Police Officers
  • Protective Services Officers
  • Police Custody Officers
  • Victorian Public Sector support staff 

What police officers do

Here are just some of the things they do:

  • police the state’s laws and regulations
  • patrol the state’s streets on foot and in a vehicle
  • investigate crime and prosecute offenders
  • investigate accidents
  • give evidence before courts

Qualifications and experience

If you are under 21 years of age, you must have completed your Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or equivalent. For those over 21 years of age, no qualifications are needed.

Personal qualities

If you’re interested in keeping Victorian communities safe and want a challenging and rewarding career, then join the force.

How to search and apply for jobs

For more information on how to apply for all the roles on offer at Police Victoria, visit the Police career website.

To see the jobs currently listed on Careers.Vic, try this Magnifying glass icon to indicate search link Search.

Phil, Police Custody Officer

"I really do feel that I'm positively contributing to the community."
Phil, Police Custody Officer