Community Safety


Queanbeyan City Council is committed to promoting a Safe and Healthy Community. This involves a working partnership between Council, Police, Emergency Services, other organisations and the community in addressing serious issues related to crime and safety within Queanbeyan.

Community safety strategies operating in Queanbeyan

  • Community Safety Precinct Committee - Police / Council / local agencies address crime related issues;
  • Community Drug Action Team - Police / Council / local agencies working to address drug and alcohol related issues;
  • CCTV in Public Spaces - CCTV cameras installed at new Bus Interchange and Crawford St Taxi rank with live feed to police station;
  • Liquor Licensing Committee - Police / Council / Health / Licensed Premises work together to address local issues;
  • Youth Outreach Crime Prevention project - and associated early intervention youth projects;
  • Safer by Design’ / Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) Guidelines for Queanbeyan;
  • Road Safety projects;
  • Queanbeyan Domestic Violence Interagency Forum;
  • Community Safety Strategy (2011); and
  • Crime Prevention Plan 2013-2015
  • Community Sharps