POLIVEIL is the original creator of the “Spit Hood“. Protects officers, wardens and medical staff.

POLIVEIL has been used, without incident, by medical staff, Government, Defense and Police.

We have been selling to more than 20 countries around the world for over 20 years.

POLIVEIL: The Pioneers in Law Enforcement Spit Mask Technology

Crafted with precision by law enforcement experts, POLIVEIL stands as the global leader in spit hood and spitmask innovation. Our exclusive products, backed by the Australian Defence Force Academy’s research, set industry standards worldwide in safety and efficiency.


Continuously innovating, POLIVEIL proudly introduces its latest breakthrough in spit hood and spit mask technology – the POLIVEIL Air-Tech (PVAT) system.

Our original designs, now enhanced through rigorous development and testing, are set to redefine industry standards with our upcoming January 2024 launch.

What’s New

  • New! January 2024 release. 2 in 1. One poliveil with 2 uses, blue or white.
  • Pull over the head and rotate either way.
  • Shipping late February 2024.
  • Same technical specifications as the original version.
  • Same unique Poliveil benefits
  • More sustainable.
  • More protection.
  • Better airflow. Our unique “Poliveil Air-Tech” (PVAT) system makes this the most breathable spit hood ever.
  • PVAT is a unique method of allowing allowing airflow and anti-spit function all in one. No matter which side is used over the face.
  • Easier to apply.


This provides a uniform procedure to protecting the identity of an arrested person AND protecting law enforcement from disease.

A proportionate response by Authorities to protect their people from harm.

  • Demonstrates a “duty of care” by authorities.
  • Provides anonymity from media and public (except the white variety)
  •  Police may want to conceal a persons identity for safety reasons.
  • Prison services may also want to protect inmate identity. e.g., high risk offenders, pedophiles, internal transfers for high profile inmates.
  • Protect the identity of “under aged” offenders.
  • POLIVEIL may assist in the prevention of potential HIV transfer.
  • Collects DNA, from hair and saliva, once it has been applied.


  • Only use this product for its official intended use.
  • Make sure your are authorised to use this product in a professional capacity.
  • Use POLIVEIL once only.
  • Do not leave the person wearing the hood, unattended, at any time.

The white part of mask is 100% PP (Polypropylene)
The mesh/face part of mask is 100% Polyester

POLIVEIL Spitmask – Product Features

Experience unparalleled safety with our POLIVEIL Air-Tech (PVAT) system, offering superior breathability, airflow and protection. The PVAT system is a unique method of allowing airflow and anti-spit/bite function all in one. No matter which side is used over the face.

Designed for ease of application and sustainable use, POLIVEIL sets the benchmark in protective equipment.

POLIVEIL Spit Hood – Track Record and Usage

With a legacy spanning over 20 years, POLIVEIL’s spitmasks are trusted in over 20 countries, safeguarding various first responders and frontline workers from law enforcement, prison officers, and frontline workers in court and medical settings.

Our spitmasks ensure the safety of first responders and maintain the dignity and anonymity of individuals in diverse settings, from law enforcement to courts and hospitals.

POLIVEIL Spitmask – Compliance and Reliability

As the originators of the Spit Mask and Spit Hood our products consistently exceed local compliance standards.

With over two decades of dedicated service, POLIVEIL has, without incidence, protected countless law enforcement and medical professionals worldwide against spitting, biting and potential health hazards.

Research has recently undertaken product research conducted by the University of New South Wales (Australia) to assess the visibility, Identity protection and prevention of SPIT transmission.

The POLIVEIL is a significant advantage over a “head bag/sand bags or a piece of clothing or blanket” and the Orange and Blue mask provide excellent identity protection.

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  • Apply to those under arrest or already in custody and need their identity protected, or to stop them spitting.
  • At court or giving a testimony, witness protection.
  • Nuisance hospital patients.

Spitmasks and PPE – Ordering and Customer Support

Experience seamless ordering and exceptional customer support with POLIVEIL.

Our global network of authorised distributors ensures fast, reliable delivery and localised service.

Order now for guaranteed satisfaction and beware of imitations or counterfeit products – TRUST only POLIVEIL, the original creators of the Spit Mask.