Guernsey and Alderney and including Sark: Children
Legislation, Statutory Guidance, Good Practice Guidance and Advice
Bailiwick Law includes all three Islands
Guernsey and Alderney
If you are a member of the public who has concerns about a child's welfare or safety, and if that child is in Guernsey or Alderney, call a children's services social worker on Out of office hours, contact the Emergency Duty Team on .
Minimum age of criminal responsibility 12 years
If you are concerned about a child in Sark the Sark Children's Protection Panel has been formed to coordinate child protection procedures in Sark.
Sark Safeguarding Officer and contact information
Tel: 07781 105772
Dial 999 in an emergency
The Education (Sark) Law, 2001 is hereby amended by inserting into section 1(1)(d) thereof, immediately after the word "schools", the following words -"(including the provision of a safe and secure working environment)".
This mandate includes the duty to inspect education and to work with the Island Safeguarding Office and the Safeguarding hub