Option 1

Online Applications

*Complete the P1130 application form and follow the online links to pay the administrative fee via credit card (include the payment receipt number in the P1130 form or Print off the Receipt and send it in with your application) This form should be saved in .PDF format (Adobe Acrobat).

*Complete the P799 National Criminal History Check making sure to include the required certified copies of your identification. This form should be saved in .PDF format (Adobe Acrobat).

*Follow the Photo’s for Online Application instructions for the Retired Officers. Remember Photo’s must be saved in.JPG format. (Known as JPEG file).

*Verification of $5 Administration fee Paid.

*Scan & email all required documents and Photo’s to smbretired@police.nsw.gov.au


PDF  format for your application & JPG format for your Photo’s.

Option 2

Postal Applications

*Send your completed Applications and Passport Photo’s via mail to the Security Management Identification Unit, Level 2 Sydney Police Centre, 151-241 Goulburn Street Surry Hill, NSW 2010.

*Please Supply at Least (2) Passport Photo’s. Passport Photo’s can be obtained from selected Australia Post Retail outlets.

*Verification of $5 Administration fee paid. (Important!)

*The Security Management ID Unit will register your application and forward documentation to the Criminal Records Section and Security Vetting Unit to commence the probity checks.

Upon receipt of a favourable vetting check, the Professional Standards Command will conduct suitability checks and notify the SMU of the outcome.

The SMU will then produce the Retired Identification Card and arrange for postage via registered mail to the successful applicant. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified via email.