Exam Dates and Locations


The Victoria Police Entrance Exams are run once a month in locations across Melbourne and regional Victoria. Most test centres run exams on Saturday only, with the exception of a few that run on Saturday and Sunday. These are as follows:

Collingwood (Melbourne City)

Other metropolitan test centres may open on Sunday if demand is high. Please check at time of registration.

Registrations for exams close strictly eight (8) days prior to the exam. No changes to bookings or new registrations can be made after this time.

Exam dates for 2018 are as follows. Please be reminded that most centres will only run on Saturday:

  • 7 July 2018 (Collingwood and Mulgrave only)
  • 21/22 July 2018
  • 4 August 2018 (Collingwood and Mulgrave only)
  • 18/19 August 2018


  • 21 July 2018
  • 18 August 2018


  • 1 September 2018 (Collingwood and Mulgrave only)
  • 15/16 September 2018
  • 6 October 2018 (Collingwood only)
  • 20/21 October 2018
  • 3 November 2018 (Collingwood and Mulgrave only)
  • 17/18 November 2018
  • 8/9 December 2018



Metropolitan Locations

Regional Locations


Please note: The above dates and locations are subject to change at any time by the ACER Victoria Police Examination Team. For each centre, a minimum of ten (10) candidates will be required for a sitting to go ahead. If this minimum is not met, you will be notified and allocated into your second preference centre.