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You can now fill in your WWC Check application online. After you fill in your details, print out your Application Summary and take it to Australia Post with your proof of identity documents, a passport size photo and the fee if required.

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Your Working with Children (WWC) Check is valid for 5 years. You must renew your WWC Check before it expires if you want to continue doing child-related work.

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Link to the MyCheck Check Status online transaction.

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By law, you must keep your details up to date. You must notify the Department of Justice and Regulation within 21 days of any changes to your personal, contact and organisation's details. 

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About the Check.

The Working with Children Check helps protect children from physical and sexual harm. The scheme aims to prevent those who pose a risk to children from working or volunteering with them. ... more on About the Check.

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