Information about APEC 2007

Security

The APEC Australia 2007™ year will feature the largest and most important series of meetings ever held in Australia.

Comprehensive security preparations for APEC involve the full range of Australian Government security agencies, working cooperatively with the relevant state and territory governments, police services and local authorities as required.

Australia has proven expertise in providing effective security at major international events including the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, 2002 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), Rugby World Cup 2003 and Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games and is providing the high-level coordination and planning essential for a safe and secure APEC year.