Information about who is required by law to report suspected child abuse and neglect to government child protection authorities
All publications are also listed in our library catalogue.
An overview of conceptual definitions of abusive and neglectful behaviours, and legislative definitions of "a child in need of protection"
Information on how to report suspected child abuse and neglect, including key contacts in each state and territory
A brief overview of child protection legislation across state and territory jurisdictions in Australia
This paper outlines recent reforms to Australian child protection systems.
Examines Australian and international research to identify key areas of support that may help young people successfully transition from care
Offers a broad overview of some of the main approaches to child protection used internationally, including Canada, Sweden, Belgium and the Gaza Strip.