Domestic and Family Violence Information Sharing Guidelines

Below is informaiton and a resource developped by the Department of Communities for service providers:

"To support practitioners in the field of domestic and family violence, such as specialist services, police and doctors, to appropriately share information under the new legislative provisions, Domestic and Family Violence Information Sharing Guidelines (PDF, 1 MB) have been developed. These Guidelines provide information about what is permitted under the legislation, who is allowed to share information, what circumstances allow information sharing without consent to ensure the safety of victims and children, and what information can be shared."