The State Transit Authority of NSW is the government-owned authority responsible for the operations of Sydney Buses and Newcastle Buses and Ferries. With over 2,100 buses, State Transit’s bus fleet is one of the largest and most modern in Australia.
Comprising over 300 routes in Sydney and 26 routes in Greater Newcastle, it operates over 15,000 services a day carrying more than 600,000 passengers to their destination. There are over 5,400 school bus services on 708 routes operated each week. As an operating agency for Transport of NSW, it plays a key role in providing NSW with an integrated transport network. The State Transit Authority of NSW is a large and diverse organisation and operates from 14 locations across Sydney and Newcastle.
In 2012 Unified Security was awarded the statewide security services contract for the State Transit Authority of NSW, Our service provisions include:
On Bus Guards: providing protection to drivers and passengers on regular high-risk routes and further increased security presence during various festival seasons.
Vehicle Escort Guards: providing both protection and crowd management on high volume public bus stop locations.
Bus Stop Guards: providing both protection and crowd management on high volume public bus stop locations
Depot Guards: providing gatehouse and frontline services in a number of bus depot locations across NSW.
Alarm Monitoring: providing alarm monitoring services to all State Transit Authority building assets.
Alarm Responses: providing mobile patrol alarm response services to all State Transit Authority building assets.
Supplying over 40,000 guards hours per annum to the State Transit Authority of NSW, Unified continues to deliver the highest service standard to this valued transport sector client.
Unified Security is proud of partnering with STA in the protection of its assets, its employee’s and the general travelling public at large.