Referral Manual

Mandatory Reporter Guide

Type Service and Information
Description Provides a mechanism for reporting risk of harm to children.
Cost / Referral Free
Info Mandatory Reporter Guide:

For children at risk of significant harm:
Child Protection Helpline: 132 111 (mandatory reporters/HCW)

For children at risk of harm and information about reporting:
Child Wellbeing Units: 1300 480 420 (8.30am to 5.30pm, Mon-Fri, exc. public holidays)
Parent line: 132 055 (24 hours, 7 days)

FACS website:
Suggested links Child Abuse Child Protection