VicPol Corporate

Police Custody Officers – vacancies

Careers Centre

Victoria Police is currently inviting applications for future vacancies in 2020 for Police Custody Officers in the following locations:

Applications for all locations will close at midnight 2nd February 2020.

Please apply for one location only and list your preference for the second location. Do not duplicate your application. 

As part of the PCO recruitment process there is an assessment day that you are required to attend. Please ensure that you are aware of all assessment day requirements (including fitness testing and cognitive and job skills testing).

To ensure you are adequately prepared to pass each component please download the PCO Assessment Booklet

If you have any concerns that a prior offence or medical condition will affect your Police application, you can disclose details via the forms below and have it assessed prior to submitting your application.

Concerned that your prior offence history may affect your application?

Prior offence guidelines

If you are unsure, you may need to complete a Voluntary Disclosure Form if you have any prior convictions, cautions, diversions, good behaviour bonds or excessive driving offences. This form can be completed to determine if the prior offences will be detrimental to your application to join Victoria Police. Please email the form back to

Concerned that a medical condition may affect your application?

Medical guidelines

If your question is not answered in the guidelines and you wish to check whether your particular medical condition will affect an application for Victoria Police, please complete the Preliminary Enquiry of Medical Condition form and email it to the Victoria Police Medical Advisory Unit at:

Before applying we strongly recommend that you read through the entry requirements and you download the PCO assessment booklet that will give you valuable insight into the application process, and answer any extra questions that you may have.

Please make sure that you have checked that you meet the minimum requirements before applying and understand the recruitment process.

I have checked and I believe I meet the Entry requirements.

Reviewed 06 January 2020