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Welcome to BARS Consultants, a leading provider and one stop shop for services in compliance, training, security and event management throughout Queensland. Contact Us

Founded in 2005, BARS Consultants offers a unique service to clients through our sister companies, BARS Training Australia (Provider 32061), BARS Protection Services (Qld License 4037226) and Bouncer Buddy Products, with clients involved in major events, festivals, clubs, hotels, restaurants and cafes throughout Australia.

EXPERTISE - The BARS Group is lead by its Director, Garry Oliver, a former Queensland Police Officer with over 31 years of police and liquor licensing experience. Currently National Presdient of the Security Association of Australia Limited (SPAAL) Garry plays a key advisory role to many Government and Non-Government stakeholders.

CONSULTANCY - BARS Consultants operate as an extension to your business, either for a low cost monthly fee or a one-off, providing a cost effective way to maintain best practice industry standards to limit the risk to your liquor license, your staff and your business as a whole, whilst having maintaining a competitive edge to succeed.

TRAINING - BARS Training Australia is a Registered Training Organisation offering accredited qualifications in security operations, apply first aid, responsible service of alcohol and responsible gambling services.  BARS Training Australia is also approved by the Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation to facilitate the Queensland Licensees Course.

SECURITY SERVICES - BARS Protection Services (Qld Lic 4037226) is a fully licensed security firm specialising in private investigation, crowd control for major events and RSA Marshal duties for some of the largest licensed venues in Queensland.

CONCLUSION - Our clients enjoy immediate access to a range of compliance tools, self audit checklists and industry resources using an individual log-in to this website.  Making BARS an extension to your business you will have over 30 years of knowledge and experience on your side, so all you have to do is follow the easy to understand advice and "Don't Worry, Be Happy".

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Changes to Industry RSA Training - QLD (Posted 24/03/2014)

If you have an OLGR Responsible Service of Alcohol training course certificate issued after the 1st July 2013 return it and get your money back as the certificate is NOT acceptable.

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Crowd Controllers Registers - QLD (Posted 29/03/2014)

As the Queensland Director of SPAAL my first win was convincing the Attorney General to remove the requirement for residential addresses in registers. Approved on 9th May 2014

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January 2016 Newletter (Posted 03/01/2016)

The Qld security & hospitality industries represent some of the most dynamic industries in the world where the goal posts move constantly. These newletters gives information & updates that may be useful

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Security Buzz E-Newletter (Posted 02/04/2014)

SPAAL has been instrumental in lobbying The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) to release a new e-newsletter for the security provider industry distributed bi-annually.  Click on the icon to subscribe

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Security Firm Fined For Underpayments (Posted 17/03/2014)

The owner-operators of a security business in regional Queensland  (Bundaberg) have been penalised a total of $67,040 for deliberately underpaying a security officer more than $40,000.

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