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Safeguarding Children and Young People

Looking after our kids


 


Policies & Codes

Australian Cricket’s Policy for Safeguarding Children and Young People

Australian Cricket’s Looking After Our Kids Code of Behaviour for Affiliated Associations and Clubs

Australian Cricket’s Looking After Our Kids Code of Behaviour for Australian Cricket Personnel

Commitment Statement for Safeguarding Children & Young People

Videos

Why is child safety important?

 

How to implement a child safe framework?

 

Snapshot of Australian Cricket’s Looking After Our Kids Code of Behaviour


Resources

Australian Cricket’s Looking After Our Kids Action Plan

Notes for the adoption of Australian Cricket’s Policy for Safeguarding Children and Young People & related documents. Links to individual templates contained within the Action Plan are below:

Acknowledgement Form

Child Safety Poster

Child Safety Flowchart for responding to incidents, disclosures and suspicions for Affiliated Associations and Clubs

For further information on Member Protection and Member Protection Information Officers across Australian Cricket, click here


Working with Children Checks/Blue Card

Please see below relevant information for your State or Territory Working with Children Check/Blue Card authority and further resources:

Australian Capital Territory

Access Canberra

Website:https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804/~/working-with-vulnerable-people-%28wwvp%29-registration

Phone: 13 22 81

New South Wales

Office of the Children’s Guardian

Website: https://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/child-safe-organisations/working-with-children-check

Phone: (02) 8219 3777

Northern Territory

SAFE NT

Website: https://pfes.nt.gov.au/police/community-safety/safe-nt

Phone: 1800 SAFE NT (1800 723 368)

Queensland

Queensland Government Blue Card Services

Website:https://www.qld.gov.au/law/laws-regulated-industries-and-accountability/queensland-laws-and-regulations/regulated-industries-and-licensing/blue-card-services 

Phone: 1800 113 611 or (07) 3211 6999

South Australia

Department of Human Services – DHS Screening Unit

Website: https://screening.sa.gov.au/types-of-check/working-with-children-check

Phone: 1300 321 592

Tasmania

Department of Consumer, Building and and Occupational Services

Website:https://www.cbos.tas.gov.au/topics/licensing-and-registration/registrations/work-with-vulnerable-people

Phone: 1300 654 499

Victoria

Department of Justice

Website: www.workingwithchildren.vic.gov.au

Phone: 1300 652 879

Western Australia

Department of Communities - Working with Children Screening Unit 

Website: www.workingwithchildren.wa.gov.au  

Phone: 1800 883 979 (country) (08) 6217 8100 (metro)

Volunteer National Police Certificates: https://www.police.wa.gov.au/Police-Direct/National-Police-Certificates/Volunteer-National-Police-Certificates

Contact Details for Advice or to Report an Allegation of Child Abuse

Australian Capital Territory

 

ACT Police

Non-urgent police assistance
Ph: 131 444
https://police.act.gov.au/

Child and Youth Protection Services https://www.communityservices.act.gov.au/ocyfs/children/child-and-youth-protection-services/report-child-abuse-and-neglect
Ph: 1300 556 728

New South Wales

 

New South Wales Police

Non-urgent police assistance
Ph: 131 444
www.police.nsw.gov.au

Department of Family and Community Services
https://www.facs.nsw.gov.au/families
Ph: 132 111

Northern Territory

 

Northern Territory Police

Non-urgent police assistance
Ph: 131 444
www.pfes.nt.gov.au

Territory Families
https://nt.gov.au/law/crime/report-child-abuse
Ph: 1800 700 250

Queensland

 

Queensland Police

Non-urgent police assistance
Ph: 131 444
www.police.qld.gov.au

Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women
https://www.qld.gov.au/community/getting-support-health-social-issue/support-victims-abuse/child-abuse/reporting-child-abuse
Ph: Business Hours: your relevant Regional Intake Service –

Find your regional number here: https://www.csyw.qld.gov.au/contact-us/department-contacts/child-family-contacts/child-safety-service-centres/regional-intake-services

After hours: 1800 177 135

South Australia

 

South Australia Police

Non-urgent police assistance
Ph: 131 444

https://www.police.sa.gov.au/

Department of Child Protection
https://www.childprotection.sa.gov.au/reporting-child-abuse
Ph: 131 478

Tasmania

 

Tasmania Police

Non-urgent police assistance
Ph: 131 444
www.police.tas.gov.au

Department of Communities
https://www.communities.tas.gov.au/children
Ph: 1800 000 123

 

Victoria

 

Victoria Police

Non-urgent police assistance
Ph: 131 444
www.police.vic.gov.au

Department of Human Services
https://services.dhhs.vic.gov.au/reporting-child-abuse
Ph: Business hours – phone your relevant regional Intake Intake Centre.

Find your regional number here: https://services.dhhs.vic.gov.au/child-protection-contacts

After hours:131 278

Western Australia

 

Western Australia Police

Non-urgent police assistance
Ph: 131 444
www.police.wa.gov.au

Department of Communities – Child Protection and Family Support
https://www.dcp.wa.gov.au/ChildProtection
Ph: Business Hours: 1800 273 889. After hours: (08) 9223 1111


Other Resources/websites

Play by the Rules

Play by the Rules - Online Child Protection Course