The National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline is a free, independent and confidential service for reporting mistreatment of people with disability.

Making a report

The Hotline is open Monday to Friday, 9 am to 7 pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) and Australian Eastern Daylight Saving Time (AEDST), excluding Australian national public holidays.

To make a report:

  • Call 1800 880 052 (toll-free) and speak with an experienced Hotline staff member
  • Callers who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment can contact the National Relay Service (NRS) by calling 1800 555 677 then asking for 1800 880 052
  • Callers from a non-English speaking background can use the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) by calling 13 14 50
  • Send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Download Factsheet: pdfThe National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline