Posts Tagged ‘office of fair trading’

Coronavirus update for bodyguards and crowd controllers licensees

coronavirus update for bodyguards

Coronavirus update for bodyguards and crowd controllers licensees The coronavirus pandemic is a rapidly evolving situation, which we know is creating a huge amount of uncertainty for Queenslanders. The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) is committed to assisting the security industry and licensees where we can during these uncertain times.…


Security Buzz April

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Security Buzz April Welcome to the April 2019 edition of the Office of Fair Trading’s (OFT) Security Buzz, an e-newsletter for Queensland security providers.  Changes to Queensland licence cards and the Adult Proof of Age Card The Queensland Government has made changes to Queensland licence and adult proof-of-age cards so,…


Security Industry Association Forum 3 September 2018

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Security Industry Association Forum 3 September 2018 On 3 September, approved Security Industry Associations were invited to attend a meeting with the OFT. The OFT appreciates the commitment and involvement by Associations in this annual meeting as it is a great opportunity for industry to raise issues and concerns their…


NEWS FROM THE OFT: Security in Shopping Centres

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Security in shopping centres Recently, the OFT has become aware of a number of instances of security personnel working in shopping centres not being licensed. In Queensland, a current crowd controller licence is required to work at a shopping centre doing any of the following: keeping order screening entry of…