Security contact numbers
For emergencies, telephone the police, fire brigade and ambulance on 000. Note: if using a University telephone, you must dial '0' before dialling 000 to obtain an outside line.
University Security can be contacted on:
Launceston and Burnie
If you call 000, please contact Security as soon as possible so that they can arrange to meet and direct emergency services to the location.
Security services and information
Security escorts (Hobart and Launceston)
In specific instances of concern, security officers are available to escort students and staff between buildings, campus car parks and local public transport points on campus. To arrange for this service, please phone Security: Hobart +61 3 6226 7600, Launceston +61 3 6324 3336.
Access cards and keys
Help Point telephones are located around the University to enhance personal security. Pressing the button on the Help Point calls Security direct. See the campus maps page for locations of Help Points on UTAS campuses.
Security fact sheets and brochure
- Security at UTAS brochure (PDF 149.7KB), a guide for university students and staff.
- Security fact sheet - Your personal safety (PDF 22.2KB)
- Security fact sheet - Reporting incidents (PDF 22.0KB)
See also the Personal security advice page