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Child Protection

Government and private sector agencies seeking information held by Corrective Services NSW (CSNSW) about individuals in regard to matters affecting children should generally in the first instance contact the Child Protection Unit in CSNSW. The Unit can be contacted on telephone number: (02) 8346 1502. The email address is child.protection@dcs.nsw.gov.au.

Any enquiries regarding children should be referred in the first instance to the Child Protection Unit.

The Child Protection Unit may advise you that you need to contact the Information Access & Privacy Unit about lodging an access application under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009.

From 1 July 2015, all requests for the production of operational documents from CSNSW through subpoena, summons, statutory notice or order are coordinated by the Proper Officer, Office of the General Counsel.

For full details, please see the Office of the General Counsel subpoenas, summons, statutory notices or orders page.