About the blue card system
The blue card system is a key prevention and monitoring system of people working with children and young people in Queensland... read more
Easter long weekend and Anzac Day closure
Blue Card Services will be closed on Friday 19 and Monday 22 April for the Easter long weekend. We will also be closed on Thursday 25 April for Anzac Day.
We will be open from 8am to 5pm on Tuesday 23 and Wednesday 24 April, and from 10am to 5pm on Friday 26 April.
North Queensland Floods
Our thoughts are with those who have been affected by the recent floods. If you have lost your blue card/exemption card and/or positive notice due to these events, Blue Card Services will be waiving the $13.65 replacement fee. To waive the fee please complete a statutory declaration advising of the loss as a result of flood and attach this to your 'Card/notice lost or stolen' form.
Key reforms to strengthen and streamline the blue card system
On 12 June 2018, the Queensland Government announced that they will provide additional funding over the next three years to further strengthen the blue card system. On 13 November 2018, the Working with Children (Risk Management and Screening) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2018 was introduced to Parliament. The proposed changes aim to strengthen and streamline the blue card system, including introducing a 'No Card, No Start' policy.
New video and radio play resources - Working together to keep kids safe - Key messages for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities
Blue Card Services is pleased to announce that new video and radio play resources are now available on our YouTube channel. These resources have been developed to assist remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities to engage effectively with the blue card system. We are all working together to keep kids safe and through these resources Blue Card Services is aiming to raise awareness and education about the blue card system within remote communities.
If you would like any further information about these resources or you are having trouble accessing them, please call Blue Card Services on 1800 113 611 or 07 3211 6999.
Last Updated: 16 April, 2019