The RACGP is undergoing scheduled system maintenance: Wednesday, 17 April 2024 from 8:15PM – 10:15 PM AEST. During the maintenance window, some RACGP services will experience disruptions.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.



RACGP resources

RACGP White Book 5th edition  
Supplementary chapter for primary care providers in Victoria   
Identifying and supporting family violence in general practice [video]  

Multi-Agency Risk Assessment and Management Framework (MARAM)

Sharing information to support patients’ health and wellbeing [PDF]  
Frequently asked questions for GPs [PDF]  
MARAM practice guides foundation knowledge guide [PDF]  
MARAM explained [video]    
MARAM secondary consultations and referrals - advice for health professionals  

WHO clinical guidelines 

Responding to intimate partner violence and sexual violence against women: WHO clinical and policy guidelines [PDF]  
Responding to children and adolescents who have been sexually abused: WHO clinical guidelines [PDF]  


Observable signs of trauma that may indicate family violence  
Decision tree: Can I share information under the Child Information Sharing Scheme (CISS)?   
Decision tree: Can I share information under the Family Violence Information Sharing Scheme (FVISS)?   
Which information sharing scheme do I use?   
Email template for declining a request under CISS and/or FVISS   
Template for making or responding to a request and proactively sharing information under CISS and/or FVISS   
Template for recording complaints made under CISS and/or FVISS   
Are anger problems affecting your relationships?  Could you be experiencing coercive control?  Is your relationship impacting the kids? 
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Is something not right in your relationship?  Do you feel unsafe at home? Talk to your doctor today  Men’s Health Line 
Better Than This campaign 
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Know your A–Z to prevent violence  ‘Together we can make things better than this’  
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