Where to Apply for Registration as a Home Educator in each State of Australia
last updated Dec 2008
Australian Capital Territory
Dept of Education & Training
GPO Box 158, Canberra 2601
ph: 02 6205 9301
New South Wales
Office of Board of Studies
GPO Box 5300, Sydney 2001
ph: 02 9367 8149
Schools Division, Dept of Employment, Educational and Training
PO Box 4821, Darwin 0801
Ph: 08 8901 1383
PO Box 3710, South Brisbane 4101
ph: 07 3405 3915
Schools and Children's Services
GPO Box 1152 Adelaide 5001
Ph: 08 8226 1327
Tasmnanian Home Education Advisory Council (THEAC)
23 Canning St, Launceston, 7250
ph: 03 6334 5381
Dept of Education and Training
GPO Box 2317, Melbourne 3001
Ph: 03 9637 2806
Dept of Education and Training
151 Royal St East Perth 6004
Ph: 08 9264 5077
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