Australia - Central Authority

COMMONWEALTH

Legal Assistance Branch
Attorney-General’s Department
Robert Garran Offices
3-5 National Circuit
BARTON ACT 2600
Australia
Tel.: +61 2 6141 3217
Fax: +61 2 6141 3248
Email:  intercountry.adoption@ag.gov.au
Web: www.ag.gov.au/intercountryadoption

Relevant Public Authority:

Children’s Policy Branch
Department of Social Services
GPO Box 9820
CANBERRA ACT 2900
Australia
Tel.: +61 2 61467186
Email:  icaprograms@dss.gov.au
Web: www.dss.gov.au/families-and-children/programs-services/intercountry-adoption/roles-and-responsibilities-for-intercountry-adoption-in-australia


NEW SOUTH WALES

Adoption Services
Department of Family and Community Services
Physical: 223 Liverpool Rd
ASHFIELD NSW 2131
Postal: Locked Bag 4001
ASHFIELD NSW 1800
Australia
Tel.: +61 2 9716 3000
Fax: +61 2 9716 3001
Email: adoption.permanentcare@facs.nsw.gov.au
Web: www.community.nsw.gov.au/adoption

 

VICTORIA

Intercountry Adoption Victoria
Department of Health and Human Services
GPO 588
Collins St West
MELBOURNE VIC 8007
Tel: +61 3 8608 5700 / 1800 130 225 (international) / 133 769 926 (local)
Fax: +61 3 8608 5760
Email: iav@dhhs.vic.gov.au
Web: services.dhhs.vic.gov.au/iav


QUEENSLAND

Adoptions Services
Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services
GPO Box 806
BRISBANE QLD 4001
Australia
Tel: +61 7 3224 7415 / 1800 647 983
Fax: +61 7 3006 4065
Email: ads@communities.qld.gov.au
Web: www.communities.qld.gov.au/childsafety/adoption


WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Adoption Services
Department of Communities
PO Box 6334
EAST PERTH WA 6892
Australia
Tel.: +61 8 9286 5200 / 1800 182 178
Fax: +61 8 9385 1920
E-mail: adoptions@cpfs.wa.gov.au
Web: www.dcp.wa.gov.au/FosteringandAdoption/AdoptionAndHomeForLife/Pages/AdoptionAndPermanentCare.aspx


SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Adoption Services
Department for Child Protection
GPO Box 1072
ADELAIDE SA 5000
Australia
Tel.: +61 8 8463 3666
Fax: +61 8 8463 6188
Email: adoptions@sa.gov.au
Internet: www.childprotection.sa.gov.au/adoption


TASMANIA

Adoptions & Permanency Services
Department of Health and Human Services
GPO Box 538
HOBART  TAS  7001
Australia
Tel.: +61 3 6166 0422
E-mail: adoption.service@dhhs.tas.gov.au
Web: www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/children/adoption


AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY

Adoptions and Permanent Care Unit
ACT Community Services
GPO Box 158
CANBERRA  ACT  2601
Australia
Tel.: +61 2 6207 1466
Fax: +61 2 6207 1020
Email: adoptions@act.gov.au
Web: www.communityservices.act.gov.au/ocyfs/child-and-youth-protection-services/adoptions/adopting-a-child-from-overseas


NORTHERN TERRITORY

Adoption Unit
Territory Families
PO Box 37037
WINNELLIE NT 0821
Australia
Tel.: +61 (8) 8922 5519
Fax: +61 (8) 8922 7480
Email: tf.adoptions@nt.gov.au
Web: www.nt.gov.au/community/child-protection-and-care/adoption

(This page was last updated on 9 November 2017)

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