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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@nt.gov.au

Website:         nt.gov.au/emergency/community-safety/apply-for-a-working-with-children-clearance

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 Access Canberra.

Phone:           (02) 6207 3000

Email:            wwvp@act.gov.au

Website:        www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804

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.