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The NSW Carers Register is a centralised database of persons who are authorised, or who apply for authorisation, to provide statutory or supported out-of-home care in NSW.
The aim of the Carers Register is to promote the safety, welfare and wellbeing of children and young people in statutory or supported out-of-home care by supporting the appropriate authorisation of carers.
The Carers Register will provide a common resource that all designated agencies must use to share information about carers and prospective carers.
A carer de-authorised by one organisation will not be able to present at another organisation without the two organisations discussing the person’s suitability to be a carer.
The Carers Register will:
Improve the appropriate authorisation of carers in NSW, by licensing carers after all required probity and suitability checks are completed and by supporting effective inter-agency information exchange about carers, prospective carers and their household members.
The Carers Register will be a reliable source of aggregated data including:
Information recorded will:
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