Restraints

Child Restraint Voucher - Vouchers provided by Burwood Council.
Child Restraint Voucher

Keeping our children safe is a priority for Burwood Council. Through a partnership with the Roads and Maritime Services (RMS), Burwood Council is able to offer free child restraint check and installation for local residents.

The service, which sees Council provide residents in the Burwood Local Government Area only, with opportunities four times per year to attend the Child Restraint Fitting Workshop at the George Street car park. The dates are selected and promoted through the website and social media channels. Those wishing to attend need to make a booking via the Try Booking website. 

Under Australian law, Children travelling in cars must be secured in an approved restraint. This means children:

*Younger than 6 months must be secured in a rear-facing restraint

* 6 months to 4 years must be secured in a rear or forward-facing restraint

*4 to 7 years must be secured in a forward-facing restraint or booster seat    

*Younger than 4 years must travel in the back seat of a vehicle with 2 or more rows.

      If you live outside the Burwood local area, please contact your local council for information about nearby child restraint checks. 

     The next fitting day details are below.

    When: 9 March 2019 

    Where: George Street carpark 

    Times: 9.00am-1.00pm