Policy Development

Useful Links for Developing Policies and Procedures

Australasian Legal Information Institute
(a joint facility of UTS and UNSW)
Use this site to look up current legislation and regulations at a state and Commonwealth level.
www.austlii.edu.au

Commission for Young People
www.kids.nsw.gov.au

Human Rights Commission
www.hreoc.gov.au

NSW Department of Commerce Office of Industrial Relations   
www.industrialrelations.nsw.gov.au

Privacy – Office of the Australian Information Commissioner
The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner has responsibility for regulating and providing advice on the operation of the Privacy Act 1988 (Privacy Act) and other privacy-related legislation.
www.oaic.gov.au/privacy/privacy-news

Workcover
OH&S issues
www.workcover.nsw.gov.au

Sun Protection Policy
Network and the NSW Cancer Council have developed a joint policy on sun protection for implementation across NSW in OOSH services, endorsed in July 2012.

As the SunSmart is approved by Network, you can be confident it follow the “My Time Our Place’ philosophy and will help your service comply with key NQF requirements.

Joining SunSmart OSHC is easy and free, complete the OSHC Contact Details/Partnership Commitment form, remembering to have it signed in the appropriate places then send along with a copy of the approved Sun Protection Policy (it is important that you don’t make any changes to the approved Sun Protection Policy)

Email to: sunsmartschools@nswcc.org.au
Fax: 02 8302 3529 or post;
Post: SunSmart Program Cancer Council NSW PO Box 572 Kings Cross NSW 1340.

For more information go to www.cancercouncil.com.au/64442/uncategorized/why-become-a-sunsmart-oshc-service or call Kirsten on 02 9334 1731.

Download Sun Protection Policy >>

Download the Partnership Commitment Form >>