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Serious Security is a leading CCTV installation company servicing Sydney & Melbourne for customers who want proper installation work done by a master security technician – that is, the installer you will have onsite is not an apprentice or cheap labour and is fully licensed, qualified and insured.

Browse our popular CCTV packages below.

Our packages & prices are based on what 90% of our residential customers have installed with us. If you have special requests or require a custom quote, give us a call on (02) 8734 3250 or send us an email now.

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5MP / 4 Cameras Package: $2200 Fully Installed Incl GST

Very Clear IP Network Cameras. Preferred and bought by majority of residential customers. 24 Months Parts & Labour Warranty.

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Package Snapshot:

4 x 5 megapixel IP network IR turret night & day Camera with up to 30m IR (Uniview Spec sheet)
1 X 4 Channel NVR with 4 port POE switch
1 x 2TB Surveillance Hard Drive
1 x 22’ LED monitor
Remote viewing iOS / Android phones / tablets
24 months parts & labour Warranty on the equipment + installation

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*** CHRISTMAS SPECIAL ***

Upgrade to 6MP Dahua system with 4CH / 2TB for just additional $200.

Dahua 6MP spec sheet

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+ 600 Additional camera with upgrade to 8 channel NVR + 250 For installations on double storey homes due to extra wiring and labour
+1600 Upgrade to 8 Camera, 8 CH NVR with 2TB HDD  +930  Additional 2 cameras with upgrade to 8 channel NVR

6MP / 4 Cameras Package: $2790 Fully Installed Incl GST

Hikvision branded cameras. For customers seeking a higher resolution product than the 5MP. 24 Months Parts & Labour Warranty.

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Package Snapshot:

4 x 6 megapixel Hikvision IP network IR vandalproof dome night & day Camera (up to 30m I/R)
1 X 4CH Hikvision NVR, 40Mbps Input , 4 Independent PoE Ports, 2 SATA Interfaces
1 x 3TB WD AV hard disk drive
1 x 22’ LED monitor
Remote viewing iPhone, internet, Android phone
Additional 250 for double storey homes (as they are more difficult to wire)
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+ 300 Upgrade HDD to 6TB (double storage space) + 250 For installations on double storey homes due to extra wiring and labour
+650 Additional 1 camera (and upgrade to 8 channel NVR) +1200 Additional 2 cameras (and upgrade to 8 channel NVR)

5MP / 8 Cameras Package: $3800 Fully Installed Incl GST

2.5 x more clearer than Full HD. Preferred and bought by majority of residential customers that require multiple surveillance angles. 24 Months Parts & Labour Warranty.

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Package Snapshot:

8 x 5 megapixel IP network IR turret night & day Camera with up to 30m IR (Uniview Spec sheet)
1 X 8 Channel NVR  with 8 port POE switch
1 x 2TB WD Surveillance hard disk drive
1 x 22’ LED monitor
Remote viewing iPhone, internet, Android phone
Additional 250 for double storey homes (as they are more difficult to wire)

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*** CHRISTMAS SPECIAL ***

Upgrade this system to 6MP Dahua system with 8CH / 3TB for just additional $400.

Dahua 6MP spec sheet

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+ 300 Upgrade HDD to 6TB (double storage space) + 250 For installations on double storey homes due to extra wiring and labour
+200  Upgrade each camera to a 4K (8MP) camera – even clearer vision

6MP / 8 Cameras Package: $4880 Fully Installed Incl GST

Hikvision branded cameras. For customers seeking a higher resolution product than the 5MP. 24 Months Parts & Labour Warranty.

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Package Snapshot:

8 x 6 megapixel Hikvision IP network IR vandalproof dome night & day Camera  (up to 30m I/R)
1 X 8CH Hikvision NVR, 80Mbps Input , 8 Independent PoE Ports, 2 SATA Interfaces
1 x 3TB WD AV hard disk drive
1 x 22’ LED monitor
Remote viewing iPhone, internet, Android phone
Additional 250 for double storey homes (as they are more difficult to wire)
View sample video of 6MP in action

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+ 300 Upgrade HDD to 6TB (double storage space) + 250 For installations on double storey homes due to extra wiring and labour
+200  Upgrade each camera to a 4K (8MP) camera – even clearer vision

Note – all pricing on website may be subject to an on site inspection. These prices presented are for single storey homes with roof access and within the Sydney Metro only. If your home doesn’t have eaves, doesn’t have a roof cavity, has an extension which doesn’t share the same roof space or you require the camera away from your main roof space, then these will likely change the costs of the installation of the system. If you have booked in an install and are not sure about this, the technician will advise you on the day. You will not be forced to proceed with the install if you are not happy with the price. 

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We offer a range of CCTV camera surveillance options for your home in Sydney. We know buying security products can be confusing, that’s why we only work with the best products, and we ensure:

– cameras with a minimum of at least 5MP in resolution

– comes with 2 year manufacturer warranty

– are fitted and cabled neatly and cleanly

– respect for your property with careful consideration to avoid damages

– you get what we promise

– and the best after-sales service should you have any questions about your installed system

HAVE A READ THROUGH OUR REAL CUSTOMER INSTALLATION CASE STUDIES

CASE STUDY – STRAIGHT FORWARD ALARM PACKAGE SOLUTION & CUSTOM CCTV SYSTEM QUOTE

PIETRO – DOUBLE BAY NSW – Full Security Overhaul

  • Double brick house
  • Had an old analog  CCTV system and old alarm system
  • He was doing renovations and wanted an overhaul of his alarm / cctv and intercom system.

Solution: Alarm Pack 4 – Bosch 6000 (protects up to 144 different zones using PIR sensors / reed switches

We’ve recommended a new Bosch 6000 system for him (due to the large number of zones) and utilised wireless reed switches as cabling for his windows would be a significant job. He would now be able to control and receive notifications from his alarm from his phone.

Alarm Pack 4 from $1150 fully installed incl. GST (for 3 PIR sensors. Add $110 for each additional PIR sensor and $176 for each wireless reed switch on windows and doors)

Solution: Custom CCTV Solution – 2 x Hikvision 4MP motorised darkfighters + 2 x Hikvision 8MP dome cameras + 2 x Hikvision 6MP dome cameras

Pietro wanted the perimeter of his house covered with special importance to the front of the property. We’ve installed 2 x Hikvision 4MP motorised darkfighter cameras for the front yard which would boost his chances of capturing number plates at night. These would operate alongside 8MP cameras to capture superior quality footage during the day. For the rest of his house, he implemented dome 6mp cameras to capture every angle of his home.

Custom quote available. Please contact our team for a competitive quote.

CASE STUDY – STRAIGHT FORWARD CCTV PACKAGE & PERIMETER ALARM SYSTEM

LAURA – TURRAMURRA NSW – Plants Destroyed & Statues Stolen

  • Having issues with front & side yard’s plants being destroyed and cut on a frequent basis
  • Issues with stolen pot plants and statues from the front of her house
  • Feels unsafe and wants to be alerted if anyone tries to open her doors or windows whilst the family is asleep

Solution: CCTV Pack 1 –  4 x 5MP Uniview Dome Cameras

We’ve recommended a 4 camera system to cover the front and the side. Ie. 2 at the front and 2 along the side. One of the front cameras will have conduit running out to the fence and the camera installed on the fence itself to ensure any activity on the pedestrian footpath is captured. The camera system we’ve recommended will have very low light colour image (thus optimal at night). We’ve set the recording at 24/7 to ensure nothing is missed.

4 x 5MP Uniview Dome Camera System – $2300 fully installed incl GST / Conduit – approx extra $200 per camera as required

Solution: Perimeter Alarm Package – Bosch 6000 system using wired glass breaking sensors and wired reed switches

We’ve recommended a perimeter alarm system consisting of reed switches on the doors and windows. This allows Laura to arm the alarm at night. The alarm will trigger if one of the doors or windows are opened.

Perimeter Alarm Package – $1990 Fully Installed incl GST

CASE STUDY – STRAIGHT FORWARD CCTV PACKAGE INSTALLATION

JAMES – AMBARVALE NSW – Aggressive & Troublesome Neighbour

  • Neighbour constantly throws objects over client’s fence and yell profanities
  • Most rubbish tossing or object throwing occurs at night
  • Need CCTV surveillance and recordings to provide the Police with evidence of the offenses that cannot be seen during the day

Solution: CCTV Pack 2 –  4 x 6MP Hikvision Dome Cameras

We’ve recommended a 4 camera system to cover the front and the side with the offending neighbour. The camera system we’ve recommended will have very low light colour image and have inbuilt microphones to capture audio recordings. We’ve set the recording at 24/7 to ensure nothing is missed. We’ve also increased the size of the hard drive to ensure footage is captured for 1 month minimum.

4 x 6MP Hikvision Dome Camera System – $2990 fully installed incl GST  / Hard Drive upgrade $300 & Double Storey Fee $250

CASE STUDY – STRAIGHT FORWARD CCTV PACKAGE & IP INTERCOM SYSTEM

JOE – ST. MARY NSW – Courier Missed Regularly

  • Frequently misses the courier even though he works from home
  • Does not have an existing intercom system in place
  • Home office situated in a granny flat, a fair distance from his main house where the courier delivers the goods
  • Also in regular attendance with customers in his granny flat, so cannot greet courier quick enough at his main house

Solution: CCTV Pack 1 –  4 x 5MP Uniview Dome Cameras

Due to the high value of his parcels, he decided to implement a CCTV system to have recordings of the courier placing the parcels in the designated locations and would have footage in case something went amiss.

4 x 5MP Uniview Dome Camera System – $2300 fully installed incl GST

Solution: Hikvision IP Intercom – offers video and audio communication with visitors, mobile app alerts when doorbell is pressed, access control option to allow couriers through

We recommended an IP intercom system for Joe. An IP intercom system would allow Joe to communicate with the courier even if he isn’t around the intercom monitor. His phone would have an app which would also buzz in the event that the door station is pressed. He would then be able to instruct the courier to leave the parcel in specified location while he isn’t home.

Hikvision Villa IP Intercom System from $1870 Fully Installed Incl GST (includes distributor and housing for door station). Optional extra costs include double storey fee, additional monitors or additional door stations.

CASE STUDY – INDOOR CCTV SURVEILLANCE INSTALLATION

HARRY – PENHURST NSW – Slacking Staff & Decline In Sales

  • Over 20 years in Electrical business, employing 7 staff
  • Wants to spend more time with family, but have not had the solution to monitor staff
  • Seen a decline in sales and loss of profits to be able to work remotely

Solution: CCTV Pack 2 –  6 x 6MP Hikvision Dome Cameras

He’s decided to install a comprehensive CCTV system covering his workshop & office area. We installed 6 cameras in total – 1 outside (for security) and the rest inside (including 2 in the office). The cctv was set up with remote viewing so Harry could log in from anywhere to check on his staff. He put signs up to ensure his staff knew CCTV were installed. Eventually he discovered some of his office staff were slacking off and not picking up phone calls.

4 x 6MP Hikvision Dome Camera System – $2990 fully installed incl GST / Plus 2 x additional cameras & upgrade to 8 channel NVR $1200

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Why do businesses install CCTV?

    Environmental, Health & Safety (EH&S).

    You can address OH&S requirements with a video surveillance system that helps you provide a secure and safe working environment for your employees and visitors. Furthermore, it can also help gather evidence when investigating OH&S injury claims.

    Advantages of CCTV Systems for Business

    • Accessibility – Live feeds can give you the ability to quickly and easily view access points in multiple areas of your facility.
    • Profitability – With digital video surveillance, you can have greater control over loss from workplace theft of accidents. It may also help lower liability and insurance costs, especially when being sued.
    • Productivity – Surveillance can discourage workplace violence, harassment and poor customer service.
    • Reliability – New technology mean no more broken or worn-out tapes, and no more costly maintenance.
    • Remote access – Many units can help you oversee your business from anywhere you have remote connectivity.
  • What is the difference between a 4MP and a 6MP system?

    The main difference between the two from a user standpoint is the resolution. 4MP is less clearer than a 6MP system. This means things may not be as clear, especially if the object is far away.

    The 4-megapixel image has twice the detail of the 1080p image (1080P is commonly known as full HD),  meanwhile the cost of 6-megapixel IP cameras is 50% higher than 4MP IP cameras. Obviously, many users are inclined to select 6-megapixel cameras. However, by increasing the image resolution, the required network bandwidth and storage may increase.

     

  • Which of your cameras have night vision?

    All of our cameras have infra red – or the ability to see at night. At night the cameras adjust to the light by turning into black and white mode.

    Above – 3MP Resolution

    Above – 4K Resolution

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    Sample of night vision for 700TVL system. (low resolution)

     

     

  • How long does it take to install a CCTV system?

    A typical 4 camera system takes around 4-6 hours to install for either a single storey home / standard office. It will take more time if your building is large or you need more cameras.

  • How does a CCTV surveillance system work?

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    The cameras send the information on the data it captures to the DVR or NVR. The video record then:

    • transmits the information to the screen
    • records the information on the hard disc
    • connects to a router which broadcasts it across the web

    This broadcasting is what allows you to access your feed from any computer, iphone or android device.

  • How do I pay for my CCTV System?

    Cash, bank deposit, credit card are all OK. Credit card – a surcharge of 1.5% exists.

    This is expected to be payable on completion of the job. The exception to the rule is if you agree with our staff to specfic alternative payment terms.

  • What warranties do you have on your CCTV products?

    Our CCTV systems have a warranty of 24 months. This is both a parts and labour warranty.

    Our installation team have been in the industry for years. Over this time, they have seen inferior products come and go. We have selected to work with products that we are because of their general quality and the reliability.

  • Whats the difference between an Analog / Digital CCTV system?

    Cameras on an modern analog CCTV system send their video in the traditional base band format over coax or UTP cabling back to a digital video recorder (DVR). Here, video is digitized and stored on hard drives. Most modern DVRs can allow the streaming to be accessed remotely from the LAN, or with the proper configuration, from across the internet.

    IP or Digital video cameras broadcast their video as a digital stream over an IP network. Like an analog system, video is recorded on hard drives, but since the video is an IP stream straight from the camera, there is more flexibility as to how and where that video is recorded. The DVR is replaced with an NVR (network video recorder), which in some cases is just software since it doesn’t need to convert analog to digital. Video footage can then be stored on hard drives as directed by the NVR software.

    Why choose an analog system?

    cost is generally lower. Analog in general is lower quality up to 800TVL only (quite pixellated)

    What is HDCVI / HDTVI?

    These newer technologies allow digital signals to be communicated over COAX cables and thus you are able to use old cables to transmit the data. These are commonly used to upgrade old systems to up to 5MP or even 4K clarity. They are usually more cost effective than upgrading to a completely IP based system.

    Why choose a completely digital system?
    The data for these cameras are transmitted over CAT5/CAT6 cables instead. They run back to an NVR. They are more complicated to set up, but can utilise IP addresses to pull in data from other camera sources (don’t have to be local)

     

  • How do I use my Hikvision CCTV system?

    Here is a great video that runs through most of the commonly used features of the Hikvision 4.0 version NVR.

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Why Sydney & Melbourne Customers Choose Us

bulletGreat products – All of the products we use are ISO 9001 Certified backed with minimum 12 months manufacturers warranty. Most of our systems have a 2 year warranty with extended warranty available.

bulletSolution driven – We stock a wide range of high quality Alarm and CCTV security products and solutions. We will likely be recommending to you a solution that fits your budget and needs – not one that increases our bottom line. We provide all potential clients with honest feedback and home security appraisals as to the current level of protection in place at their property, and what security system products will best assist them.

bulletStrong Customer Service – We are a customer centric company. We believe in customer service – from the moment we pick up the phone to the minute you have a question once your alarm is installed. Our home security experts are always timely, professional and easy to deal with.

bulletWe believe in Education – we regularly run training sessions to ensure our staff are kept up to date with new technology solutions and changes in the environment.

Guarantee #1 A licensed and experienced technician will be the one installing / servicing your system.

Guarantee #2 Provide courteous and professional service from our trained and qualified personnel at all times. Provide an honest, efficient service

Guarantee #3 All our alarm systems come with 24 month parts & Labour Warranty. Bosch has 24 month parts and labour warranty, CCTV systems (unbranded and Hikvision) come with a 24 month parts and labour warranty. Hard Drives have 1 year warranty.