From 15 June 2013, all child-related employers must:
- register online for the new Working With Children Check. Many of you are registered with the current Working With Children Check, but your details will NOT be transferred over to the new Check; you must register online for the new Check.
- use a new online verification system to ensure every new paid employee has a Working With Children Check clearance
- ensure current employees and all volunteers (new and current) apply for the new Check in accordance with the FACT SHEET: phase in schedule
- remove any barred person from child-related work.
To find out how to register, verify and more, refer to the information for employers.
You cannot register, apply or verify Working With Children Check until 15 June 2013.