Working with Vulnerable People (WWVP)

Application Guide for Beacon Foundation Volunteers (ACT)

Last Updated: April 2024


Application Process: Apply online or in person at an Access Canberra Service Centre.
Cost: Free for volunteers.
Valid For: 5 years
Process Time: Average processing time is 4 weeks.
Card Issued: Yes (via post)


1. Fill out an application online via creating an ACT Digital Account.

Helpful Hints

In the ‘Application’ section
‘I will be in contact with children’
‘I will be in contact with vulnerable adults’

2. Visit an Access Canberra Service Centre within 30 days of submitting an online form. Bring the 4 identity documents you selected in the online form. These can be originals or true certified copies.

3. Check your application status if required.

4. Email your registration number to Beacon at

Now you are ready to go!

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