Reporting child abuse

If you suspect a child is experiencing harm, you can report suspected child abuse.

Child safety services centres (CSSCs)

CSSCs are located in communities throughout Queensland. To locate your nearest CSSC, select your region from below or contact our Enquiries Unit:

For emergencies outside of working hours, contact the Child Safety After Hours Service Centre.

Child Safety After Hours Service Centre

The Child Safety After Hours Service Centre is a 24-hour statewide service that provides after hours responses to clients of the department, members of the public and staff from government departments and community agencies in relation to child protection matters.

1800 177 135 (Queensland only)

For emergencies requiring immediate police attendance, call 000.