How old to stay at home alone in Australia?

Answer 16 if overnight. 12 is long period of time.

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What is the legal age to leave children home alone in Australia?

What age can a child be legally left home alone in Australia?

There is no law in Australia stating specifically that a child cannot be left home alone. However, there are a number of welfare laws which raise issues that should be adressed before you consider ... Read More »

How old to stay home alone in Minnesota?

Not sure where you are, but in Missouri I was told the legal age is 12years old BUT they cannot be responsible for any other children.

Can you be forced to stay home alone?

According to, you cannot be forced to stay home alone against your own will. Even your parents cannot force you.