ACORN

ACORN

Australian Cybercrime Online Reporting Network

  • CYBERCRIME – IT COSTS YOU AND THE AUSTRALIAN ECONOMY

    The ACORN allows you to securely report cybercrime incidents which may be in breach of Australian law.

    This will help our law enforcement agencies to better combat the growing threat of cybercrime in Australia.

  • KEEP AUSTRALIA SAFE FROM CYBERCRIME

    The ACORN is a national policing initiative of the Commonwealth, State and Territory governments.

    By reporting cybercrime and protecting yourself online, you can help make Australia a harder target for cyber criminals.

  • CAN YOU RECOGNISE CYBERCRIME?

    As the internet becomes more integrated into our everyday lives, the threat of cybercrime continues to grow.

    The ACORN provides advice on how to recognise and avoid different types of cybercrimes to help you stay safe online.

OCESC LogoThe newly launched Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner leads online safety education for the Federal Government and protects Australian children when they experience cyberbullying by administering a complaints scheme. The Office also deals with complaints about prohibited online content.

Read more about the Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner, and how children and young people under 18 can report cyberbullying.

If you require urgent assistance, contact Triple Zero (000).
For crisis support, contact Lifeline (13 11 14), beyondblue (1300 224 636) or Kids Helpline (1800 55 1800). iDcare (1300 432 273).
For the National Security Hotline contact 1800 1234 00