Shaping a Better Child Protection System
The NSW Government is committed to improving the lives of vulnerable children and their families with better laws, policies, systems and practices
What was the outcome of the consultation process?
The NSW Government has introduced a landmark child protection Bill into parliament this week to streamline court processes for guardianship and open adoption to ensure a permanent home for every child within two years.
The reforms follow a wide-ranging public consultation process led by the discussion paper, Shaping A Better Child Protection System, released in October 2017.
Please see the attached report, Shaping A Better Child Protection System - Report on the outcomes of consultations,that outlines the outcomes of consultations that has informed the landmark reforms.