Recruit

Joining the WA Police as a Recruit is an exciting, life-changing decision. If you’ve got enthusiasm, a strong work ethic and a passion for protecting your community, you’re all set for a highly challenging and incredibly rewarding career.

Am I eligible to apply?

To apply, you must meet the following prerequisites:

You must be an
Australian or New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Australian Resident
You must hold a
current manual 'C' class Motor Driver's Licence or equivalent*
You must be
at least 18 years of age

* Provisional licences are acceptable, with no more than eight demerit points at the time of application.

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Information Sessions


Learn more about your pathway to become a WA Police Officer, why not attend an information session?

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