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The SLED Advisory Council provides a forum for the regular exchange of information and ideas between the security industry and the NSW Police Force on current and emerging issues relevant to the regulation of the industry.

For further information refer to the SLED Advisory Council Information Sheet (PDF).

Issue papers on relevant matters may be tabled by Council members and other industry representatives for consideration at Council meetings as agenda items. Papers should be emailed to the Secretariat (sled@police.nsw.gov.au) at least ten working days prior to the meeting. Please note that papers may be modified by the Secretariat if necessary for clarity and succinctness. Attached is the Agenda paper template (Word Document).


29 May 2018
26 February 2018
22 November 2017
22 August 2017
23 May 2017
23 February 2017
1 September 2016
2 June 2016
2 March 2016

SLED Advisory Council Meetings (2012 - 2015)


  • Chairperson – Director, SLED
  • General Manager, Operations, SLED
  • General Manager, Industry Regulation, SLED
  • Senior Policy Analyst, Ministry for Police and Emergency Services
  • Maximum 10 industry representatives, selected through a process of submitting expression of interest, representing the diversity of the industry.

December 2016 Industry Representatives

  • Thomas Roche, Managing Director, SNP Security
  • Julian Claxton, Chief Strategist, International Operations Group
  • John Lomax, Genera Manager, Asset Protection, The Star Sydney
  • Harry Knowles, Managing Director, ADC Locksmiths
  • Geoffrey Alcock, Executive General Manager, MSS Security
  • David Novak, Principle Security & Risk Consultant, GHD
  • Daniel Lewkovitz, CEO, Calamity Monitoring
  • Christopher Kocovski, Technical Specialist, Sydney Water Corporation
  • Bryan de Caires, CEO, Australian Security Industry Association Ltd
  • Anthony Pearce, Security Trainer and Assessor, SECTA

Term of membership for industry representatives: 2 years.

Industry representatives are not eligible for appointment as Council members in consecutive terms.

Secretariat: SLED

Contact the SLED Advisory Council

The Secretariat - SLED Advisory Council

Locked Bag 5099
Parramatta NSW 2150

Email: sled@police.nsw.gov.au

Fax: 1300 362 066