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Access support services for TAFE international students

We can help!

TAFE International Western Australia (TIWA) is here to help you before and during your studies.

We work closely with Western Australian (WA) TAFE colleges and Government schools. We can provide information about:

  • courses;
  • student visa and health cover issues;
  • processing tuition fee payments and refunds;
  • airport pickup and transfer;
  • your TAFE orientation program;
  • referrals for further assistance (study or personal); and
  • further studies.

Contact us by online form (24/7) or phone(opens in a new tab); or visit our office at the East Perth TAFE campus, open 8.30 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday.

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International Centre at your TAFE college

Staff at the international office of each TAFE college can help you with study or personal issues such as:

  • advice on courses and pathways;
  • your application for continuing enrolment;
  • advice on change of course/ units pathways;
  • updating your contact details (your address, email, mobile number etc);
  • monitoring your class attendance and progress;
  • work with you through an intervention strategy, in consultation with the lecturer, if you are at risk of falling behind in your studies;
  • Overseas Student Health Care information; and
  • information on public transport.
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International Centre locations

North Metropolitan TAFE

Joondalup campus
Ground Floor Building D
35 Kendrew Crescent Joondalup
Phone: 08 9233 1800

Perth campus
Ground Floor
30 Aberdeen Street Northbridge
Phone: 08 9427 1873

South Metropolitan TAFE

Bentley campus
B Block
Hayman Road Bentley

Murdoch campus
130 Murdoch Drive Murdoch

All enquiries
Phone: 1800 001 001 

Central Regional TAFE

Phone: 08 9956 2834
Geraldton campus
75 Fitzgerald St Geraldton

Kalgoorlie campus
34 Cheetham Street Kalgoorlie

Northam campus
Lot 1 Hutt Street Northam

North Regional TAFE

Phone: 1300 996 573
Broome campus
68 Cable Beach Road Djugun

South Regional TAFE

Phone: 08 6371 3100
Albany campus
5 Anson Rd Albany

Bunbury campus
Robertson Drive Bunbury

More student support in WA


Council for International Students of WA (CISWA)

CISWA is an independent, non-profit group that promotes international students wellbeing. CISW​A has offered student activities including visits to a country town and spending Christmas time with a local family.

Visit the CISWA website(opens in a new tab)


Last updated on January 8, 2024