Safe To Grow Policy

Appendix 1 B Guideline Adult/Child Ratios

MINIMUM

Ensure that a minimum of two leaders are always present. With indoor activities it is preferable to have at least one adult of each gender represented. With residentials and trips least one adult of each gender is required.

GENDER

Leader/workers of the same gender as the children/young people are recommended, especially with older children and young people

AGERATIO FOR INDOOR ACTIVITIES
0-21 adult per 3 children
2-31 adult per 4 children
3-71 adult per 8 children
8+1 adult per 10 children
AGERATIO FOR RESIDENTIALS AND TRIPS
0-21 adult per 3 children
2-31 adult per 4 children
3-71 adult per 7 children
8-131 adult per 10 children.
1 additional adult per every 8 extra children thereafter
13+1 adult per 10 children.
1 additional adult per every 10 extra children thereafter

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