Where and when is the event being held?
The Security Exhibition & Conference is being held at the International Convention Centre Sydney, Darling Harbour.
Dates and times:
Wednesday 24 July: 9:30am – 5pm
Thursday 25 July: 9:30am – 5pm
Friday 26 July: 9:30am – 3:30pm
How can I book tickets to the conference or networking events?
Security includes the ASIAL Conference and Gala Dinner held in conjunction with the Australian Security Industry Association Limited. Attendance is restricted to professionals from the security industry who have registered for the exhibition. Registration fees apply. The program of events will be available in early 2019.
Who can attend?
The Security Exhibition & Conference is a strictly trade only event, welcoming professionals working in the security industry. Security is a business event, therefore we ask visitors not to bring anyone under the age of 15 to the show. Due to OH&S, prams, strollers and trolleys are strictly not permitted at the event. Proof of industry involvement may be requested at the registration counters or the entrance. We suggest you bring along a business card, invoice or company documentation along with personal identification such as a drivers licence or passport. Students enrolled in a relevant course at a tertiary level may attend the show if they have the appropriate student identity card.
Can children attend?
The Security Exhibition & Conference is a business event, therefore we ask visitors not to bring anyone under the age of 15 to the show. Due to OH&S, prams, strollers and trolleys are strictly not permitted at the event. Under no circumstances are any children permitted into the exhibition halls during move in and move out of the show.
How do I get to the event?
For all information regarding transport options, visit the When & Where page.
Is there car parking available?
ICC Sydney has two car park facilities located within the Exhibition Centre and ICC Sydney Theatre, comprising a total of 826 car spaces. Additionally, there are a number of secure car parks located in and around Darling Harbour, the closest located at Harbourside Car Park, 100 Murray Street, Pyrmont.
Can international visitors attend?
If you are from overseas and planning to visit the Security Exhibition & Conference you will need to apply for a business visa. The passport which you hold will determine whether you can apply online, or if you need to lodge a paper-based application. Click here for more information.
Applications need to be made well in advance at the Australian Embassy in your country or in some cases can be made online. For more information about visa requirement visit the Australian Government Immigration, click here.
Please note that the Organisers DO NOT provide visa invitation letters to international visitors.
I'm an exhibitor, how do I get a visa?
Exhibitors who have a confirmed stand and have paid in full, please view the Online Exhibitor Manual. Applications must be made in advance at least 8 weeks prior to the event.