The Working with Children (Criminal Record Checking) Regulations 2005 commenced on 1 January 2006. These regulations support the operation of the Working with Children (Criminal Record Checking) Act 2004 (WA). The regulations include descriptions of the type of work that is (and is not) covered by that Act and the type of offences that may prevent people from gaining permission to work with children.
Sources used to compile this entry: Law Research Service, Melbourne Law School, Law Library, The University of Melbourne. 'Find and Connect Project - Western Australia Legislation', 13 December 2013, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.
Prepared by: Leanne Howard and Christine Moje
Created: 28 June 2011, Last modified: 15 June 2018