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Safeguarding Children and Young People

Looking after our kids

Australian Cricket's Commitment to Safeguarding Children and Young People



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


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:

 

Western Australia

Department of Communities - Working with Children Screening Unit
workingwithchildren.wa.gov.au
1800 883 979 (country)   (08) 6217 8100 (metro)

Volunteer National Police Certificates

Click here to go to the WACA website for further information.

 

South Australia

Department of Human Services – DHS Screening Unit
screening.dcsi.sa.gov.au
1300 321 592

National Police Check

 

Victoria

Department of Justice
workingwithchildren.vic.gov.au
1300 652 879

Click here to go to the Cricket Victoria website for further information.

 

NSW

Office of the Children’s Guardian
kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/check
02 9286 7276

Individuals register here:
kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/child-safe-organisations/working-with-children-check

Clubs to register as ‘employers’ and for record keeping:
kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/child-safe-organisations/working-with-children-check

Click here to go to the Cricket New South Wales website for further information.

 

Queensland

Queensland Government Blue Card Services
bluecard.qld.gov.au
1800 113 611

 

Tasmania

Department of Justice
justice.tas.gov.au/working_with_children
1300 13 55 13

 

Northern Territory

Northern Territory Screening Authority
workingwithchildren.nt.gov.au
1800 SAFE NT (1800 723 368)

 

ACT

Office of Regulatory Services
ors.act.gov.au/community/working_with_vulnerable_people_wwvp
02 6207 3000


Other Resources/websites

Play by the Rules

Play by the Rules - Online Child Protection Course