Abbreviations that you may hear

CAO Court Assessment Order
CCR Child Concern Report
CIB Criminal Investigation Bureau, Queensland Police Service
COC Court Ordered Conference
CPA Child Protection Act 1999 (Qld)
CPIU Child Protection Investigation Unit, Queensland Police Service
CSO Child Safety Officer
CSSC Child Safety Service Centre
DCS, DOCS, CSS, DCCSDS,
Child Safety
Child Safety Services, Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services (we will refer to this as Child Safety Services)
DCPL Director of Child Protection Litigation
FGM Family Group Meeting
FIS Family Intervention Service
I & A Investigation and Assessment
IPA Intervention with Parental Agreement
LTG Long Term Guardianship
OCFOS Office of the Child and Family Official Solicitor
QCAT Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal
RE Recognised Entity
SDM Structured Decision Making
STC Short Term Custody
TAO Temporary Assessment Order
TCO Temporary Custody Order

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