Department of Justice
All children have the right to feel safe in any environment. A child safe organisation is welcoming of your whole family and takes steps to ensure the safety of your child. This includes the requirement for those employees and volunteers who engage in child related work to obtain a working with children registration.
For a list of activities that require this registration please visit the Registration to Work with Children website.
There are also strategies that an organisation can follow to ensure their culture is one that creates and maintains a child safe approach. The Australian Children's Commissioners and Guardians have developed the following key principles that you can look out for in organisations that work directly with children: