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Become a Member of the Master Locksmiths Association

An Association to be proud of, a network of specialists.

The Master Locksmiths Association works to protect and promote locksmiths and the locksmithing industry in Australia and New Zealand.

The MLAA promotes the services of its Members towards the general public, and to the Commercial, Industrial and Government sectors.
We are a lobbyist, a promoter and an educator, working hard to ensure our trade remains successful, viable and secure. Importantly, we provide the framework in which our Members can operate successful and profitable businesses.

We work with the relevant regulatory authorities to ensure there is a level playing field for our Members in matters relating to Security Licensing, we work with the relevant Skills Service Organisation and the TAFE’s to ensure Apprentices are taught the skills needed by the modern locksmith, and we work with the industry to initiate research and development, helping to shape the future of our trade.

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COVID-19 Information

Information on COVID-19, including policies, guidelines and statements, for MLAA Business Members.

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Member Products

Access design registered Restricted Keying Systems such as Binary Plus or DC1.

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Learn about mandatory insurance cover for all Master Locksmiths, including product and liability cover.

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Security Licensing vary between Australia and New Zealand. Learn more about the regulations.

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Up to date information on the wage rates for locksmiths, apprentices and clerical staff including minimums and agreements.

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Building Codes

Current information and fact sheets on the National Construction Code and regulations specific to locksmithing businesses.

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Apprentice Info

From the schools to the tools, get all the necessary information about a locksmithing apprenticeship.

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Become a member

Our Association takes great pride in ensuring the public receives quality work and deals with a trustworthy member of the security industry. Consider yourself a Master Locksmith? Apply for membership today.

Become a Member of the Master Locksmiths Association


See our upcoming industry events

MLAA Events Branch and Members Meetings