Royal Commissioner Nyland has made recommendations about improvements to the child protection system in her report, delivered to the Governor on 5 August 2016.

The Child Protection Systems Royal Commission was established in August 2014 to investigate the adequacy of the child protection system in South Australia.

Ms Nyland and her team looked at the laws, policies, practices and structures currently in place for children at risk of harm, abuse or neglect including those who are under the guardianship of the minister.

The Commission received 374 submissions, examined 10,800 documents and conducted 74 stakeholder engagements.

Commissioner Nyland's report can be found on the Attorney-General’s Department website.