Safety & security

Our safety and security measures are designed so that you can feel safe on campus, with security services at your fingertips. Our Safer Community Team are trained to manage general safety and security issues, in addition to complex welfare and wellbeing issues.

Emergencies and assistance

In a life threatening situation call “0 000” from an internal phone or “000” from an external or mobile phone.

For other assistance call the Safer Community Team on “4444” from an internal phone or “(08) 9266 4444” from an external or mobile phone.

External Phones: +61 8 9266 4444
Internal Phones: EXT 4444

Contact the Safer Community Team via email: safercommunityteam@curtin.edu.au

Personal safety

Curtin’s Safer Community Team provides a range of services to keep you safe on campus, including:

  • 24/7 safety patrols and availability
  • Security escort services
  • Mechanical assistance

To access these, call the Safer Community Team on 4444 (internal phones) or (08) 9266 4444, or you can find out more about these services.

There are emergency telephone stations throughout the campus along with well-lit, safe pathways and secure-card building access. There are also assistant points located at the main entry doors to each campus building.

Courtesy buses

Use one of our courtesy buses to safely and easily travel around campus in the evenings during semester.

You can also get to and from campus on CABS (Curtin Access Bus Service). The service operates each weekday and services Bentley and surrounding suburbs including Waterford, South Perth and Victoria Park.

Safezone security app

Our Safezone security app allows you to be directly connected to campus security in an emergency. Download the app to keep safe while on campus.

Respect. Now. Always.

At Curtin, we’re committed to providing a safe learning environment, and have zero tolerance for sexual assault and harassment. If you need assistance please remember you are not alone. We offer a range of services and support to students and staff.