New national Catholic safeguarding agency established

The Catholic Church has established a new company to oversee all safeguarding, child protection and professional standards in Australia, creating a more focused and streamlined model.

The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference, Catholic Religious Australia (CRA) and the Association of Ministerial PJPs (AMPJP) have today launched Australian Catholic Safeguarding Limited.

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A FAQ document is also available to help people within and beyond the Church to learn more about the new company. As the FAQs explain, the work of CPSL and the ACCPS will transition to the new agency in the near future.

A media release from Catholic Professional Standards Ltd can be read here: