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Sexual Assault and Harassment

If you are the victim of sexual assault or harassment, the University strongly encourages you to report the incident to the police.

Emergency Response

In an emergency where someone is in immediate danger dial '000'

For emergency translations call 1300 655 010

For situations that do not require an immediate response contact Queensland Police on 131 444.

Reporting Process

In addition to reporting to the police, we strongly encourage you to advise the below support personnel at your home institution. They will liaise with the University to ensure that you receive appropriate support and guidance.

Support at TAFE Queensland (all locations)

NameRoleContact Details
Carla ReadingDean, Higher Education and UC Appointed Officer

T: 07 3244 6003
E: UCAppointedOfficer.tafeqld@canberra.edu.au

External Support Organisations

  • Queensland Sexual Assault Help Line: 1800 010 120
  • 1800Respect: 1800 737 732 (24 hours a day). 1800Respect is Australia's national sexual assault, domestic and family violence counselling service.
  • Bravehearts: Telephone 1800 Brave 1 (1800 272 831) OR (07) 5552 3000
  • Lifeline: Telephone 13 11 14 (24 hours a day). Lifeline's qualified counsellors provide support to callers 24/7.