Description

This is the NT Government’s plan to implement reforms to better support children, young people and families experiencing vulnerability and to deliver the recommendations of the Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory.

The Royal Commission was established on 1 August 2016 by the Northern Territory and Commonwealth governments in response to serious concerns raised about the child protection and youth detention systems in the Northern Territory.

The final report of the Royal Commission, which was delivered on 17 November 2017, included 142 findings and 227 recommendations to address the significant and extensive failings identified in both the child protection and youth justice systems.

Publication Details
Publication Year:
2018