SAPS is offering careers in various fields for people interested in law enforcement. If you do choose to join SAPS then you could either become a police official or civilian employee.

SAPS Career Opportunity

  • Police officials are employed in terms of the South African Police Service Act, 1995 (Act No 68 of 1995)
  • Civilian employees are employed in terms of the Public Service Act, 1994 (Act No 103 of 1994).

A majority of the police officers are all directly partaking in preventing, fighting and investigating crime in South-Africa. The rest of the Police Officials all carry out support roles and administration functions.

If you want to apply at SAPS then simply click on the link below and fill in the form:

How Does the Application process work? Click HERE

Below You can Download and View the Official SAPS Career Booklet:


Last Updated: October 1st, 2018