To create a safe environment for our students who are under 18 years of age as well as the children of staff, students and visitors, we have implemented the Victorian Safe Child Standards.
People, Culture and Integrity Policy
View Swinburne's People, Culture and Integrity Policy (HR, IT, health and safety, facilities, services and resources).
Your safety at Swinburne
We’ve worked hard to create a safe, accepting and vibrant community to ensure Swinburne remains a place where everyone can feel confident and respected – and we aim to keep it that way.
Health and wellbeing
We offer comprehensive professional health and medical services to support the mental, physical and emotional wellbeing of the Swinburne community.
Support for international students
Living and studying away from your home country can be challenging. Find out how our international support team can assist international students.
Indigenous student services
Our team in the Moondani Toombadool Centre supports Indigenous students, including on-campus, online and community learners, to be in control of their own studies.
- Child safety staff training module presentation slides [PDF 473KB]
This staff compliance module details staff members’ responsibilities to keep children at Swinburne safe from harm and abuse.
- Commission for Children and Young People website
- Commission for Children and Young People guides and information sheets
- Child Protection Manual (Victorian Department of Families, Fairness and Housing)
- Victorian Department of Families, Fairness and Housing Child Safe Standards website
Swinburne is committed to ensuring that children and young people are empowered about their rights and participate in decisions affecting them, and to ensuring that families and communities are informed and involved in promoting child safety and wellbeing.
We encourage you to provide your feedback around child safety at Swinburne.
Explore more of our strategies and initiatives
2025 Strategic Plan
Equity and diversity
Moondani Toombadool Centre
Preventing sexual assault and sexual harassment
Submissions to government
Sustainability and environment