The department will be closed from Wednesday 27 December 2023 to Monday 1 January 2024. We will respond to queries in the New Year. Best wishes for a safe and happy festive season.
The Scheme will make children safer by requiring heads of organisations that exercise care, supervision or authority over children, to:
Local governments will be within scope of the Reportable Conduct Scheme once it commences.
The Ombudsman is providing information and support materials for local governments to assist them to comply with the Scheme and is delivering a webinar on Wednesday 23 November 2022.
To register your attendance, please to go the event page. The webinar will be recorded and made available for those who are unable to attend on the day.
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