Child Safety Service
The role of Child Safety Service is to protect children and young people who are at risk of abuse or neglect.
If you have concerns for the safety or welfare of a child, call the Advice and Referral Line on 1800 000 123.
If a child is at immediate risk and Police or medical assistance is required, dial 000.
For urgent matters, where a child or young person needs immediate protection, please call at any time.
Who this service is for
Children and young people who are at risk of abuse or neglect.
Our general business hours are 8:30am and 5:00pm Monday to Friday, with after hours on-call services available for urgent calls.
How this service is delivered
Call or visit us online
To make a notification to the Child Safety Service, call 1800 000 123 or make an online child protection notification via our website.
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