Child Protection

The community of Brewarrina Shire has a right to expect that when using any of the services of Brewarrina Shire Council, that Council will ensure a safe, caring and nurturing environment for their children. They expect that while using Council's services, their children and young people will be protected from all forms of abuse, including sexual, physical and emotional abuse and neglect. It also expects that Council will take all possible precautions to ensure that persons employed in any capacity associated with the care of children have undergone appropriate probity checks, are suitable to work with children and are not Prohibited Persons as described in the Child Protection (Prohibited Employment) Act 1998.