TAFE International Western Australia
TIWA is the unit within the Western Australian
Department of Training and Workforce Development responsible for the recruitment and admission of international students studying at
Western Australian TAFE colleges.
All international students applying to study at a Western Australian TAFE college must apply through TIWA.
TIWA also manages the placement and fee collection of overseas students into
public schools, in line with the Department of Education's Enrolment of Overseas Students Schedule.
Minister for Education and Training's website.
TIWA head office is situated right in the middle of Perth, at Level 7, 3 Forrest Place.
The office lobby entrance can be seen below. You can also see more photos of TIWA's office location.
Postal Address: Locked Bag 16, Osborne Park DC, WA 6916.
Office opening hours are: 8.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday (excluding
TIWA acts under the Australian Government's
Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS) legislation.
TIWA is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) focusing on international education and training.
RTO Provider Number: 52395
It is also registered under the
Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS).
CRICOS Provider Code: 00020G/01723A
ESOS Act and National Code
The Australian Government wants international students in Australia to have a safe, enjoyable and quality study experience. Australian laws promote quality education and consumer protection for overseas students.
These laws are known as the ESOS (Education Services for Overseas Students) framework and they include the ESOS Act and the National Code.
Australian Education and Training website to find more information about ESOS and your rights as an international student in Australia, or
download the ESOS Framework Fact Sheet.
Accreditation & Affiliations
Apart from its government authorisation and compliance, TIWA and TAFE Western Australia are also: