NSW Child Sexual Abuse Laws
The NSW Government laws to protect children and improve outcomes for survivors is the Criminal Legislation Amendment (Child Sexual Abuse) Act 2018. This Act includes offences of failure to reduce or remove the risk of child abuse, and failure to report child abuse, as well as sentencing procedures for historical child sexual abuse.
A fact sheet on these laws can be found here.
Other Important changes
- NSW Civil Litigation Laws (pdf – 189 KB)
For more information
Visit the website at www.justice.nsw.gov.au