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Changes ahead for Working with Children Checks

19 June 2017

From 1 August 2017, more Victorians will need a valid WWC Check to engage in child-related work, including volunteers at local schools, sporting clubs or other community organisations.

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Crime Statistics Agency releases latest statistics

16 June 2017

The Crime Statistics Agency has released its recorded crime statistics for Victoria for the year ending 31 March 2017.

Second round of Emergency Services Volunteer Sustainability grants announced

1 June 2017

Grants worth more than $3.6 million have been awarded to a range of volunteer organisations that provide vital emergency services to the Victorian community.

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The department acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.