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Update your details

You must always keep your details up to date. 

By law, you must notify the Department of Justice within 21 days of any changes to your personal and contact details, and the details of existing, and new organisations that engage you in child-related work.


Update the following details online using MyCheck:


Paper forms

Paper ‘Change of Details’ forms are no longer accepted by the department. Please update your details online.

Change of name

It is not possible to update your name online. If you want to change the name on your card, download and fill in a Change of name form. Post the completed form and a certified copy of a document that demonstrates the link between your current and previous name, to the department.