Australian Government - Australian Customs and Border Protection Service

To protect Australia's borders and foster lawful trade and travel.

Graduate Program


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An important job with big rewards

Every day, around the clock, more than 5000 men and women of the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) secure our borders from illegal activities. Whether it’s stopping drug smugglers, seizing dangerous weapons, patrolling Australia’s coastline or providing corporate support to the frontline, our officers are working to keep Australia safe.

Recent university graduates with a minimum Bachelor degree qualification are eligible to apply for the ACBPS Graduate Program and enjoy a rewarding career in:

  • Border Enforcement
  • Compliance and Enforcement
  • Information Technology
  • Integrity, Security and Assurance
  • Intelligence
  • International Relations
  • International Security
  • Legal Services
  • Maritime Capability
  • Parliamentary and Executive
  • People Services
  • Policy and Research
  • Trade and Customs