Interpreting services

If you have difficulty speaking or understanding English call the Interpreting Service (TIS National) on 131 450 for the cost of a local call.

Ask TIS National to call the appropriate number on the Contact the Department webpage.

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 Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business hours of business are between 8.00 am and 6.00 pm nationally, Monday to Friday.