At Somerton Park Tennis Club we take our duty of care to children and young people as well as their families seriously. We are very committed to providing a safe and supportive environment for children to achieve their goals and an environment for people of all ages to come together to enjoy the sport of tennis.

In order to achieve this, Somerton Park Tennis Club and its members agree to be bound by the national policies provided by Tennis Australia in relation to:

  • Member Protection Policy
  • Anti Doping Policy
  • Code of Behaviour
  • Extreme Weather Policy
  • Disciplinary Policy
  • Safeguarding Children Guidelines
  • Tennis Anti-Corruption program
  • Social Media Policy
  • Whistleblower Policy
  • Participation and Online Systems Terms and Conditions

All policies can be found on the Tennis Australia website. A shortcut to these policies is provided here.

In addition to the above National Policies provided by Tennis Australia Somerton Park Tennis Club has the following Policies:

Smoking Management Policy

Safe Transport Policy

All our Committee Members and Coaches have undertaken:-

  • the DHS/DCSI child-related employment check; or
  • the Working with Children Check

and have been cleared.