Outline of the changes

Learn about the different areas of the blue card system that are affected by the changes and access more specific information.

Changes for organisations

  • There are new obligations relating to sighting ID, linking card holders and employing restricted person(s).
  • You can get access to a portal to help you keep track of your blue card holders.

Frequency test and exemption cards

  • If you work with kids for not more than 7 days in a calendar year, you may not need a blue card.
  • Exemption cards expire after 3 years.