If you are a doctor, nurse, midwife, teacher, police officer or boarding supervisor you can lodge a verbal mandatory report by calling the Department of Communities - Child Protection and Family Support’s Mandatory Reporting Service on free call 1800 708 704.
By law, you must also lodge a written report. Provide as much information as possible, as this will assist with the assessment of the child’s safety.
Lodge a written mandatory report using the Department's secure
Mandatory Reporting Web System (MRWeb).
Alternatively you can download the mandatory reporting form template PDF Mandatory Report Form
Print the form and complete it then send via:
POST: PO Box 8146, Perth BC 6849 WA
PH: 1800 708 704
Mandatory reporters, your own organisation may have a customized mandatory reporting form in hard copy or online.
If you are concerned about your safety in making a mandatory report, please discuss this with your supervisor or manager and the Western Australia Police.
If you are concerned that a child is suffering abuse or neglect:
Report concerns to the Department's Central Intake Team on 1800 273 889 or email CPDUTY@cpfs.wa.gov.au.
Report concerns to the Department through a local District Office.
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