Perth is a great place for families with plenty of family-friendly activities, venues and facilities. Read about what you need to consider if you are thinking about moving to Australia as a family.
Perth is known as a very family-friendly city. With beaches, parks, playgrounds, Perth Zoo, 世界级水族馆AQWA, nature reserves, play centres and more, 总是有很多事情要做.
You can enrol your school-aged children in public or private schools, provided the school has the capacity to accept them. Placements for Murdoch University students are done in partnership with TAFE International.
Please note that Kindergarten is not compulsory in Western Australia, and therefore these placements are extremely limited.
If you are enrolled in a Masters or PhD course
如果你正在攻读硕士学位或博士学位, and you are on a 500, 573或574类签证, you may be eligible to enrol your children into a public primary or secondary school at the same fees as local students. 为你的孩子申请一份工作 you must complete the 申请就业表格 并提供以下文件:
- Current visa grant notification for you and each child
Electronically completed forms and supporting documentation should then be submitted by email.
Please note that we cannot accept handwritten forms, and placement forms should never be sent directly to schools.
If your application is successful, your children will be placed in a school with spare capacity. 这可能不是你选择的当地学校, as it must be approved by the Department of Education to enrol overseas students and run an appropriate education program.
While waiting for a school placement it is important that you do not contact schools directly. If you have any questions regarding schooling for dependents of international students, please email us.
If you are enrolled in an undergraduate course
如果你正在学习本科课程, honours or a graduate certificate or diploma and have school-aged children, you’ll need a Confirmation of Placement from TAFE International to secure your child’s dependent visa before you arrive. Please note that the Confirmation of Placement does not guarantee the enrolment of your children in a WA school.
一旦你到达西澳大利亚州, you can apply for a placement for your child in a primary or secondary school by completing the below application form and providing the following documents:
- Completed 入学申请确认表格
- 确认报名 (CoE) letter for you as the primary visa holder
Once you have completed all of the required documents, please 电子邮件应用程序 to the Admissions Team.
If you are studying at one of our pathway institutions
If you are studying at one of our pathway institutions, please 电子邮件国际招生 讨论你的选择.
Documents you may need