The 11 Child Safe Standards
The 11 Standards organisations need to implement
New Child Safe Standards now apply
New Child Safe Standards now apply in Victoria, to better protect children and young people from abuse
Who do the Standards apply to?
Find out if the Standards apply to your organisation
Being a child safe organisation
Organisations that provide services or facilities for children must implement Child Safe Standards to protect them from abuse
Resources and support
Find resources, support and information about Community of Practice to help organisations comply with the Standards
Raising concerns about child safety
How you can raise concerns about child safety under the Child Safe Standards
Enforcing the Standards
The Commission’s role is to educate, support and regulate organisations that work with children and young people to prevent child abuse.
We encourage good practice, improved performance and take action when needed.
Frequently asked questions
Common questions about the Child Safe Standards.
Child Safe Standards
The Child Safe Standards require organisations involving children to have policies, procedures and practices to keep them safe