Child and adult holding hands

This sheet examines legal provisions requiring specified people to report suspected abuse and neglect to child protection services in Australia. Parliaments in all states and territories have enacted mandatory reporting laws of some description. However, the laws are not the same across all jurisdictions; this resource will help provide you with the facts you need. 

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