Australian federal government department of education. Includes policies, legislation, publications and resources for education in Australia.
Provides links to state / territory specific Child Protection legislation, identifies the principal act and other relevant legislation. Key principles of of the legislation are briefly listed.
Outlines information specific to each state / territory regarding the relevant child safety screening legislation, including the settings where employees are required to undergo pre-employment screening.
A detailed exploration is provided on how the laws of Australia affect children, in a number of contexts, including abuse and neglect of children.
Covers family violence within family law and criminal law contexts, as well as child protection.