Interstate transfers and requests forms

Transfer from Victoria (out) to another state or territory or New Zealand

The transfer from Victoria (out) to another state or territory or New Zealand forms can be found on the human services intranet (DHHS staff access only).

  • Request for interstate transfer - all states
  • Letter to other jurisdiction advising of decision to transfer (Administrative transfer)
  • Application to transfer protection order from Victoria to another jurisdiction
  • Application to transfer child protection proceedings from Victoria to another jurisdiction
  • Letter to court re judicial transfer of order to another state
  • Letter to other jurisdiction seeking to withdraw request
  • Letter to other jurisdiction advising outcome of appeal
  • Request for consent to interstate transfer
  • Letter to other jurisdiction advising no appeal lodged
  • Letter to other jurisdiction advising appeal lodged
  • Letter to parents advising decision to transfer order interstate and right to appeal (Administrative transfer)
  • Parental consent to transfer order interstate (Administrative transfer)
  • Letter to court re transfer of proceedings to another state
  • Letter to child advising decision to transfer order interstate and right to appeal (Administrative transfer)
  • Certificate under clause 3(1)(e) of Schedule 1 that child has had opportunity to seek legal advice

Transfer to Victoria (in) from another state or territory or New Zealand

The transfer to Victoria (in) from another state or territory or New Zealand and request forms can be found on the human services intranet (DHHS staff access only).

  • Letter to other jurisdiction advising consent to accept transfer request
  • Letter to child advising interstate order/proceedings registered in Victoria
  • Letter to other jurisdiction declining transfer request
  • Letter to parent advising interstate order/proceedings registered in Victoria
  • Application to court to register interstate proceedings in Victoria
  • Application to court to register interstate order in Victoria
  • Declaration of Victorian guardianship

Interstate requests

The interstate request forms can be found on the human services intranet (DHHS staff access only).

  • Request for interstate notification/alert
  • Request for interstate assessment of carer
  • Request for interstate transfer of casework assistance
  • Acceptance of transfer of casework
  • Request to locate an interstate placement
  • Request for interstate child protection information
  • Request for interstate assessment of parents for reunification