From 1 July 2017 mandatory reporting will apply to early childhood education and care professionals in Queensland.
Child protection legislation
Information for practitioners and researchers on age of consent legislation in Australia
A snapshot of child protection activity in Australia during 2015-16
This QFCC report examines Queensland child death review mechanisms and recommends ways that child services can better protect vulnerable children.
Report - Interim report: Royal Commission into the protection and detention of children in the Northern Territory
This interim report outlines the actions taken, observations made and future directions planned for the Royal Commission.
The Parliament of New South Wales has released a final report of the NSW child protection inquiry.
From 1 July 2017, the Commission for Children and Young People will administer a ‘reportable conduct scheme’ in Victoria.
This Queensland Family and Child Commission resource aims to help the community understand the child protection system in simple and clear language.
The QFCC has released a supplementary review of the arrangements in place for responding to children missing or "absconding" from out-of-home-care.
Child protection information kits are now available for both children and parents to help families better understand the child protection system.