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Interstate Checks

You are currently on the Victorian Working with Children Check website; other states and territories have similar schemes in place.

 

New South Wales

The New South Wales Working with Children Check is administered by the Office of the Children’s Guardian.

Phone:           (02) 9286 7219

Email:             check@kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au

Website:         www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/working-with-children/working-with-children-check

Address:        Suite 1, Level 13, 418A Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills NSW 2010

 

Northern Territory

The Northern Territory Working with Children Clearance Notice (Ochre Card) is administered by SAFE NT, a unit of the Northern Territory Police.

Phone:           1800 SAFE NT (1800 72 33 68)

Email:             safent.police@pfes.nt.gov.au

Website:         www.workingwithchildren.nt.gov.au

Address:        PO Box 39764, Winnellie NT 0821

 

Queensland

The Queensland Blue Card system is administered by the Public Safety Business Agency.

Phone:           (07) 3211 6999

Email:            Not available

Website:        www.bluecard.qld.gov.au

Address:        PO Box 12671, Brisbane Qld 4003

 

Western Australia

The Western Australian Working with Children Check is carried out by the Department for Child Protection and Family Support.

Phone:           (08) 6217 8100 

Email:             checkquery@cpfs.wa.gov.au        

Website:         www.checkwwc.wa.gov.au

Address:        PO Box 1262, West Perth WA 6872

 

Australian Capital Territory

The Australian Capital Territory Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 is administered by the Office of Regulatory Services, Justice and Community Safety Directorate.

Phone:           (02) 6207 3000

Email:            ors@act.gov.au

Website:        www.ors.act.gov.au/page/view/3192/title/working-with-children

Address:        GPO Box 158, Canberra City ACT 2601

 

South Australia

In South Australia, Child Safety is the responsibility of the Department for Education and Child Development.

Phone:           (08) 8463 6468

Email:            DECDChildSafe@sa.gov.au

Website:        www.families.sa.gov.au/pages/protectingchildren/CSEHome/

Address:        GPO Box 1152, Adelaide SA 5001

 

Tasmania

The Tasmanian Working with Children Registration is carried out by the Working with Vulnerable People registration unit.

Phone:          1300 13 55 13

Email:           workingwithchildren@justice.tas.gov.au

Website:       www.justice.tas.gov.au/working_with_children

Address:       PO Box 56, Rosny Park Tas 7018    

 

Working with children in another state or territory

See Working across states and territories.