Eligibility to participate in the 2019 NSW Police Games is at the discretion of the NSW Police Games Committee.

All Police (including Volunteers In Policing) and full-time employees of government agencies with a law enforcement role, as well as full-time employees of the NSW Fire & Rescue, Ambulance Service of NSW, Australian Border Force (Department of Immigration and Border Protection), Justice NSW, Australian Protective Services, State Emergency Service, the Sheriffs Department, Rural Fire Service, Australian Federal Police (both NSW and ACT based) and Police Bank employees within NSW are invited to participate. Retired and family members from each of these agencies (including the ACT) are also encouraged to take part, as well as NSW Masters Athletes (for track and field only).

Australian Defense Force personnel (within NSW) are also permitted to participate (decision approved as of 13/2/2014).