My responsibilities

As a current WWC Card holder you have responsibilities and obligations under the Working with Children (Criminal Record Checking) Act 2004.

Some of your responsibilities include:

For more detailed information about your responsibilities please see Factsheet 9: Information for Employees and Volunteers, Factsheet 11: Information for Students or Factsheet 13: Information for Self-Employed People.

It is important to know what your obligations are as there are penalties for non-compliance, which include fines of up to $60,000 and five years imprisonment. Click the relevant factsheet to see a list of offences and their associated penalties under the WWC Act - Factsheet 10: Offences and Penalties for Employees and Volunteers, or Factsheet 12: Offences and Penalties for Students, or Factsheet 14: Offences and Penalties for Self-Employed People.

Page last updated06 August 2020