Holiday Watch Service
Holiday Watch Service

Holiday Watch Service

Holiday Watch Service

Use the following information to assist with regular patrols of your property while on holidays/extended absences from your property.
Last updated on: 07 June 2023


Community Safety Services provide a "drive-by" service where ever possible for customers who are going on holidays or will be away from their home for an extended period of time.

Holiday Watch Service

  • On request, the City's Community Safety Services team can perform regular patrols of your property while you are away from your property.
  • A minimum of one (1) patrol will be conducted in each 24-hour period, either day or night.
  • If any suspicious or abnormal activity is identified during the patrols, the City will contact the nominated key-holder.

Requirements for a request

Please ensure you meet the following criteria for requesting holiday watch patrols:
  • requests may only be submitted within one week of the holiday/absence commencing
  • a nominated Key-Holder is essential (including name, contact number, vehicle details)
  • commercial properties are excluded from this service
  • provide the City with the details of all vehicles that will be parked and/or visiting the property during that period (including Vehicle Registration Details)
  • provide the City with the dates in which you will be on holidays/away
  • service period is limited to a maximum of two (2) months.

Anonymous requests

Your contact details are required when lodging this request.

Before you Lodge a Request

  • Confirm the request is from a City of Canning resident using Intramaps to search their address.
  • Confirm the above criteria has been met.
  • Ensure details required as per the above criteria will be included on the request.

Raise a request

  • Patrols will be conducted upon commencement of your holidays/absence.
  • You will be notified of the outcome upon your return.