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State and territory requirements

Many organisations providing services to children and young people are regulated through existing state and territory legislation. This includes working with children checks and compliance standards. Requirements for each state and territory are provided in the links below.

There is also a range of information for organisations, communities, families and children and young people about child safe organisations and initiatives in each state and territory.
 

Australian Capital Territory

Children and Young People Commissioner

New South Wales

NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian

The NSW Advocate for Children and Young People

Northern Territory

Office of the Children’s Commissioner

Queensland

Queensland Family and Child Commission

Office of the Public Guardian

South Australia

South Australia Office of the Guardian for Children and Young People

Council for the Care of Children

Tasmania

Commissioner for Children and Young People Tasmania

Victoria

Commission for Children and Young People

Western Australia

Commissioner for Children and Young People Western Australia

Western Australia Working with Children Checks