The annual Report on Government Services provides information about the effectiveness, efficiency and equity of government services in Australia.
Statutory child protection
Reporting child abuse and neglect: State and territory departments responsible for protecting children
Information on how to report suspected child abuse and neglect, including key contacts in each state and territory
This report from the Family Matters campaign examines the over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care.
This review examined the effectiveness and operation of the Children and Community Services Act 2004 in Western Australia.
Report—Royal Commission into the protection and detention of children in the Northern Territory: Final report
This report recommends a number reforms to the child protection, youth justice and detention systems in the Northern Territory.
This report from ANROWS summarises findings of research into information sharing and the enforcement of domestic violence protection orders.
Violence against child protection workers has negative effects on their health and wellbeing, but more research is needed to understand its impacts.
This paper outlines recent reforms to Australian child protection systems.
This report from PeakCare Queensland presents findings of a survey of residential care staff about workforce development needs.
This report from the Healing Foundation presents evaluation findings of an healing program run in the Murri School, Queensland.