Department of Education

The Department of Education is responsible for national policies and programmes that help Australians access quality and affordable child care; early childhood education, school education, post-school, higher education, international education and academic research.

Read more on the Department of Education website.


The Department of Education welcomes your comments about its services, or services arranged for others such as Centrelink.

Provide feedback:

  • by calling 1300 566 046
  • in writing to Department of Education, GPO Box 9880, Canberra, ACT 2601
  • via the Department of Education website

Page last updated: 9 February 2016

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