2021/2022: Important update: Working with Children Checks due to expire between 19 July 2021 and 26 January 2022 have been extended for three months. People who are granted an extension will be advised by email and the system will be automatically updated.
WORKING WITH CHILDREN CHECK
In the interests of promoting child safety within the sport of Football, the Board of Football NSW has implemented a policy which expands the categories of individuals required to hold a valid NSW Government’s Working with Children Check (WWCC) Number.
This WWCC Policy applies to all Football NSW affiliated Associations, Committee Members, Coaches, Managers, and all volunteers. This means that all Coaches & Managers are required to obtain a WWCC Number regardless of any direct relationship with players. Coaches & Managers aged under 18 years of age, remain exempt.
How to Apply - if you DO NOT have your Working with Children Check Number - please follow the link below:
2. Attend a Service NSW venue to complete your WWCC ID check.
WWCC is free for volunteers and valid for 5 years.
3. When you receive your WWCC Number from Service NSW -
Please CLICK HERE to advise your club of your WWC details, detailing your Club,
Date of Birth, WWCC Number and WWC Expiry Date.
MISPLACED OR LOST your WWC details? Click Here to retrieve
RENEW your WWC Check registration: Click Here to renew
Thank you for ensuring your club complies with FNSW Policy. For more information: Football NSW Working With Children Policy
To advise your club of your WWC details or you have any queries choose CONTACT US above.
If you wish to discuss an issue - your Club's Member Protection Information Officer (MPIO) can help.
Sutherland Shire Football Association Member Protection Information Officer: Laura Cowell
SSFA Member Protection Policy Document: Click Here