Police protocol

The purpose of this protocol is to provide guidance for child protection and Victoria Police to ensure that an effective response to child abuse and neglect.

Protecting Children Protocol between Department of Human Services - Child Protection and Victoria Police (2012).

Police and Child Protection protocol (2012) (pdf, 293.16 KB)

(Please note, the After Hours Child Protection Emergency Services number is incorrectly recorded in the protocol. The correct number to use is 131278)

Addendum - preventing sexual exploitation of children and young people in out-of-home care (2014)

Addendum to Protecting Children protocol re sexual exploitation (2014) (pdf, 3.7 MB)