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Member Protection Policy

Waverley Hockey Club (WHC) supports Hockey Victoria’s (HV) adoption of Hockey Australia’s Member Protection Policy. The policy provides WHC’s position on harassment, discrimination, child protection. It outlines the legal and ethical rights and responsibilities of those involved in our sport. In addition it provides the procedure for dealing with complaints.

Click here to access the Hockey Australia Member Protection via the Hockey Victoria’s (HV).

Member Protection Information Officer (MPIO)

 A Member Protection Information Officer is responsible for providing information about a person’s rights, responsibilities and options to an individual making a complaint or raising a concern. They can also provide information and advice to sport administrators and complaint handlers with regard to the Member Protection Policy of that sport. MPIOs are generally impartial; they do not mediate or investigate complaints.

WHCs member protection information officer can be contacted via

Click here for further information about HV’s Member Protection Information Officer


Child Safety Policy

Waverley Hockey Club (WHC) also has a specific Child Safety policy which can be found by clicking here:

WHCs Safe Hockey Officer can be contacted via