Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Legislation to establish the Children's eSafety Commissioner (CeSC) commenced on 1 July 2015. The Enhancing Online Safety for Children Amendment Bill 2017 passed Parliament came into effect on 23 June 2017. This lead to a title change with the Children’s eSafety Commissioner maturing to be the eSafety Commissioner. The eSC is a independent statutory office within the Australian Communications and Media Authority. The Commissioner will take a national leadership role in online safety.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Enhancing Online Safety Act 2015

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

    1 July 2015

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
CEO Ms. Julie Inman Grant 16 January 2017 15 January 2022

Other boards and structures

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