Publications

Strategic Plan - 2018-2028

The CSD Strategic Plan 2018-2028 is an ambitious 10-year plan that sets a long term direction for the organisation. It identifies our purpose, outcomes and key measures of success. The plan was developed by our staff, through an extensive and collaborative engagement process, and is collectively owned by them.

Strategic Plan - 2018-2028

ACT Carers Strategy 2018-2028

In October 2017, 49 carers and members of the broader Canberra community formed the Carers Voice Panel to develop the ACT Carers Strategy. The Carers Voice Panel met twice, using a deliberative democracy approach, to develop its vision for a carer friendly Canberra. The panel’s aims included establishing outcomes the community wants to see for carers, and identifying what our shared priorities should be.

ACT Carers Strategy 2018 - 2028

Working with Vulnerable People Act Legislative Review

The Legislative Review of the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 (the Legislative Review) presents the opportunity to examine the effectiveness of the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 (the Act) and its administration through the Working with Vulnerable People (WWVP) Scheme (the Scheme).
The Act covers an extensive range of services and activities and sets out the legislative and operational framework to undertake background checking as a risk assessment for people seeking to undertake regulated activities with children and /or vulnerable people.

Working with Vulnerable People Act Legislative Review [PDF 1.2MB] [Word 1.7MB]
Frequently Asked Questions - Working with Vulnerable People Act Legislative Review [PDF 215KB] [Word 704KB]

Public Interest Disclosure

The Public Interest Disclosure Act 2012 (PID Act) sets out legal requirements for addressing disclosures of information that are accepted as public interest disclosures*.

Public Interest Disclosure