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2016-17 Annual Report - Section B

Section B: Reporting required under any other act or regulation

Children's Protection Act 1993

Division 4 - Matters to be included in annual report of Department

8E - Matters to be included in annual report of Department

(1) The annual report of the Department must include the following information in respect of the period covered by the annual report: 

(a) information setting out - 

  • (i) the number of applications made under sections 20(1) and 22; and
  • (ii) the number and general nature of any orders made under the Act in relation to those applications;

(b) information setting out the number and general nature of any orders made under section 21(1)(ab); 

(c) information setting out - 

  • (i) the number of applications made under section 37(1) or (1a); and
  • (ii) the number and general nature of any orders made under the Act in relation to those applications.

(2) This section is in addition to, and does not derogate from, any other requirement under this Act or the Public Sector Act 2009. 

 

Section 20(1) Applications
Investigation & Assessment with custody 841
Investigation & Assessment without custody order 20
Section 20(1) Orders
Investigation & Assessment with custody 664
Extension of Investigation & Assessment 137
Investigation & Assessment without custody order 13
Section 21(1)(ab) orders
Capacity to care assessment 911
Course - DV 18
Course - Drug/Alcohol 11
Mental Health Assessment 479
Drug assessment 1001
Drug testing 1028
Alcohol testing 0
Section 22 N/A
Applications made under the Act in relation to Section 37(1)
Guardianship of Minister to 12 months s38.1c 484
Guardianship of Minister to 18 years s38.1d 542
Custody to Minister to 12 months s38.1b(iv) 29
Care & Protection without custody or guardianship order 24
Guardianship to other to 18 years s38.1d 32
Guardianship to other to 12 months s38.1c 12
Custody to guardian to 12 months s38.1b(i) 11
Custody to family member to 12 months s38b(ii) 1
Orders made under the Act in relation to Section 37(1)
Guardianship of Minister to 12 months s38.1c 512
Guardianship of Minister to 18 years s38.1d 453
Custody to Minister to 12 months s38.1b(iv) 1
Care & Protection without custody or guardianship order 19
Guardianship to other to 18 years s38.1d 1
Guardianship to other to 12 months s38.1c 26
Custody to guardian to 12 months s38.1b(i) 19
Custody to family member to 12 months s38b(ii) 1
Interim orders Section 37(1)
Interim guardianship of the Minister s38.1c 2603
Interim custody to Minister 238.1b(iv) 22
Interim guardianship of other person s38.1c 8
Section 37(1a) N/A
The number and general nature of any orders made under section 38(1)(a)
Drug testing 250
Interim drug testing 35
Written undertaking 68
Treatment for drug abuse 95
Interim treatment for drug abuse 12
Supervision of CEO  27
Interim supervision other party 1
Alcohol testing 5

Reporting required under the Carers' Recognition Act 2005

The Carers' Recognition Act is deemed applicable for the following: 

  • Department for Communities and Social Inclusion
  • Department for Education and Child Development
  • Department for Health and Ageing
  • Department for State Development
  • Department for Planning, Transport and Infrastructure
  • South Australia Police
  • TAFE SA

Section 7: Compliance or non-compliance with section 6 of the Carers Recognition Act 2005 and (b) if a person or body provides relevant services under a contract with the organisation (other than a contract of employment), that person's or body's compliance or non-compliance with section 6. 

Nil to report.