Welcome to secureNSW

secureNSW is the official NSW Government website for counter terrorism, it contains an overview of the NSW arrangements, capability and strategies. 

You will also find information on what you, your business and/or community can do to assist in preventing terrorism, being prepared, responding to or recovering from a terrorist incident, should the need ever arise. 

National Terrorism Public Alert Level

National Terrorism Public Alert Level increases to HIGH

National Terrorism Public Alert Level increases to HIGH The Prime Minister has announced that the National Terrorism Public Alert Level has increased to HIGH, meaning that a terrorist attack is ‘likely’. This assessment is based on an increased threat.

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Statement regarding the National Terrorism Public Alert Level

National Terrorism Public Alert Levels - Commissioner of Police

The Premier of NSW and Commissioner of Police discuss the National Terrorism Public Alert Level at a media conference on 12 September 2014

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For individuals

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Ensure you understand what the NSW counter terrorism arrangements mean to you and your family.

For community groups

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Get involved in making your community a safer place for everyone.

For business

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Tools and strategies to better protect your business from terrorism.

Media Centre

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See the latest counter terrorism related media releases from the NSW Police Force and the NSW Government.

Latest News

  • Arrests made in Sydney in counter terrorism operation
    18 September 2014 Source: NSW Police Force website

    A police operation is currently underway in Sydney’s northwest suburbs this morning as a result of a joint counter-terrorism operation involving the NSW Police and Australian Federal Police (AFP).

  • 15 people detained as part of major counter terrorism investigation
    18 September 2014 Source: NSW Police Force website

    Fifteen people have been detained in relation to serious terrorism related offences during a major NSW Joint Counter Terrorism (JCTT) operation in Sydney today.

  • Large bomb in Afghan capital Kabul
    16 September 2014 Source: BBC News

    A powerful bomb explosion has rocked the Afghan capital Kabul, sending a plume of smoke over the city and shaking buildings, reports say.

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Highlights

  • Exercise Baryon

    Exercise Baryon was held on Sunday 21 April 2013 and Lucas Heights campus of the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO).

  • Operation Forbearance

    Police are looking for any information about the 1982 bombings of the Israeli Consulate in Sydney and the Hakoah Club at Bondi

  • NSW Counter Terrorism Plan

    The NSW plan for the preparation for, response to and recovery from a terrorist incident

National Terrorism Public Alert Level

High

Tell me more about the current level of alert.

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Emergency Contacts

In an emergency call: Triple Zero (000)

Report suspicious activity to the National Security Hotline: 1800 1234 00

Click here for a complete list of emergency contacts