Welcome to the Working with Children Check Website Western Australia

The Working with Children Check (WWC Check) is a compulsory screening strategy in Western Australia and the Christmas and Cocos (Keeling) Islands.

The WWC Check aims to protect children by:

  • deterring people from applying to work with children where they have a relevant charge or conviction on their criminal record that indicates they may harm a child;
  • detecting new charges and convictions of those people who hold a current WWC Card and preventing them from continuing to engage in child-related work where their criminal record and behaviour indicates they may harm a child; and
  • protecting children by creating awareness that child safety is a whole of community responsibility.

News
31 Aug 2020


Australia Post continues to experience delays in deliveries, so it may take a little longer to receive your WWC Card, requested application forms or letters from us. We apologise for this delay and assure you Australia Post are doing everything they can to deliver your mail as quickly and safely as possible. We thank you for your patience during this time.


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