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Safety concerns about a child or young person
If you have immediate safety concerns about a child or young person, please call 000.
If you have general safety concerns about a child or young person, please call the Child Protection Crisis Line on 13 12 78.
Where we can help you directly, our enquiry staff will refer you to the most appropriate person within the Commission.
tel: 1300 78 29 78 (Answered 9.00am–5.00pm, local call from landline)
fax: (03) 8601 5877
Interpreter services are available in community languages by calling the Australian Government's Translating and Interpreter Service on 131 450.
Ask your interpreter to call the Commission for Children and Young People on (03) 8601 5884 and ask the switchboard to direct your call to a specific business area.
We also have a range of information available in plain English and community languages.
For inquiries from media only.
Senior Communications and Media Adviser
0437 046 360
570 Bourke Street
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Complaints about the Commission
If you wish to make a complaint about the Commission – not a complaint about another agency or organisation – please refer to our 'Complaints regarding the Commission policy', below.