A person is not guilty of an offence against section 33(1) if—
(a) at the time the offence is alleged to have been committed, the work engaged in is child-related work described in section 9(6); and
(b) the person was engaged in that work immediately before the commencement of Part 3 of the Working with Children Amendment Act 2016 ; and
(c) the person applies, within 3 months after that commencement, for a working with children check to be carried out.
Schs (Heading) inserted by No. 66/2014 s. 43.
Sch. 1 inserted by No. 66/2014 s. 43.