Education for children aged 5-15 is compulsory. You must enrol your
children at the nearest primary or high school. Education is free, but
you may be required to contribute a small amount of money for
The newly arrived refugees, humanitarian entrants and some migrants are
eligible for free English language classes. You may visit the Australian
Centre for Languages (ACL) and present the required documents to enrol.
If you arc eligible, you will receive 510 hours of free English classes.
There are two centres in the Fairfield LGA:
6-8 Alan St. Fairfield,
Tel: (02) 9726 4288
2 Hughes St Cabrainatta,
Tel: (02) 9786 4242
Study at TAFE
High school graduates and year 10 students who drop their high school
studies are eligible to enrol at a College of TAFE to improve your
career prospects and acquire better employment opportunities. Enrolment
involves fees which depend on the course and some other factors. You can
contact the CareeF Advisor at any TAFE Campuses and get the right
information, or visit any TAFE Campus. The college of TAFE in the
Fairfield LGA is located at The Horsley Drive, Wetherill Park.