People with hearing or speech disability can use the National Relay Service to access the department’s phone numbers. Call 1300 555 727 (speak and listen) or go to the NRS website for other options.
If you have difficulty speaking or understanding English call the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) on 131 450 for the cost of a local call. Ask TIS National to call the department on 1300 363 079.
TIS National operates nationally and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for over 160 languages and dialects.
Please note, the Department of Education and Training’s business hours are between 8.00 am and 6.00 pm nationally, Monday to Friday.