If you would like more information about foster care, visit the How to Apply area of the site to learn more and access agency listings.

You can phone 1800 236 783 during office hours to find out more and ask questions about foster care, guardianship & adoption.

There are support agencies for foster carers – you can call or visit their websites for more information.

Already made an application?

If you have applied to be a foster carer and want to know how your application is progressing, please contact the agency you applied with.

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