Child Safety Service

Child Safety

If you have concerns for the safety or welfare of a child, call the Advice and Referral Line on 1800 000 123.

If a child is at immediate risk and Police or medical assistance is required, dial 000.

For urgent matters, where a child or young person needs immediate protection, please call at any time.

Our general business hours are 8:30am and 5:00pm Monday to Friday, with after hours on-call services available for urgent calls.

Find out more about reporting concerns about the safety and wellbeing of children and young people.

About Child Safety Service

The role of Child Safety Service is to protect children and young people who are at risk of abuse or neglect. In Tasmania, the safety of children and young people is covered by the Children, Young Persons and their Families Act 1997 amended in August 2009 and December 2013.

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