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21 Jun 2016
Carers Register fact sheet 1: Probity and suitability checks (pdf 112.4KB)
Information about probity and suitability checks for carers and household members
28 Jan 2016
Carers Register fact sheet 2: Information for carers and household members (pdf 85.3KB)
What data is recorded on the Carers Register?
27 Nov 2015
Carers Register fact sheet 3: Information for designated agencies (pdf 143KB)
Information for designated agencies about what data is entered into the Carers Register.
27 Nov 2015
Carers Register fact sheet 4: Information exchange between designated agencies (pdf 121.1KB)
Information for designated agencies about required information exchange between designated agencies
8 May 2017
Carers Register Guidance Notes (pdf 618.2KB)
These Guidance Notes are applicable to designated agencies accredited to provide statutory or supported out-of-home care in NSW. Designated agencies are required to participate in the accreditation an ...
27 Nov 2015
Carers Register information checklists for designated agencies (pdf 103.2KB)
Checklists of information that designated agencies must provide about the Carers Register to carers, carer applicants and their household members
14 May 2015
Carers Register template - Carer household summary sheet (docx 34.6KB)
This template has been developed to support the timely exchange of information between designated agencies. Use of this template and any adjustments to it is at the discretion of designed agencies.
20 May 2015
Sample: Request for information under an “other designated agency check” (docx 18.5KB)
Sample: Request for information under an “other designated agency check”. NSW Carers Register resource.
20 May 2015
Sample: Response to a request for information under an “other designated agency check” (docx 17.5KB)
Sample: Response to a request for information under an “other designated agency check”. NSW Carers Register resource.
11 Oct 2016
Suspension and cancellation of carer authorisations (pdf 72KB)
Designated agencies can suspend or cancel a carer’s authorisation in specific circumstances under the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Regulation 2012.

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