Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office (ACMRO)

ACMRO was established by the Australian Catholic Bishops' Conference on July 1, 1995.
Its mission is:

  • To advise and serve the Australian Catholic Bishops' Conference at both a National and International level on Migrant and Refugee issues.
  • To act as an official Church voice to Migrants and Refugees.
  • To act as a channel of communication between Diocesan Offices and the Bishops' Conference.
  • To make appropriate representation to Government and other bodies on matters relating to Migrants and Refugees

National Director: Fr Khalid Marogi

Address: Australian Catholic Migrant & Refugee Office
2nd Floor Favier House
51 Cooyong Street,  Braddon ACT 2612
GPO Box 2720, Canberra ACT 2601
Tel: (02) 6201 9848
Fax: (02) 9012 0866
Email: or


Australian Refugee Association Inc (ARA)

ARA provides advice, assistance, advocacy, and practical support in areas of settlement, migration, employment, community education, and policy development.

Address: 304 Henley Beach Road, Underdale, South Australia
Phone: 08 8354 2951
Fax: 08 8354 2953

Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia (FECCA)

FECCA is the peak, national body representing Australia from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Address: FECCA House
1/4 Phipps Close, Deacon, ACT, Australia
Phone: 02 6282 5755
Fax: 02 6282 5734

Multicultural Affairs

Multicultural SA is the agency responsible for advising the Government on all matters relating to multicultural and ethnic affairs in SA.

Address: State Administration Centre, 200 Victoria Square, South Australia
Phone: 08 8429 5961 or 08 8429 5952
Grants: 1300 239 468
Fax: 08 8226 1955

Interpreting and Translating Centre (ITC)

The Interpreting and Translating Centre (ITC) provides comprehensive, high quality, efficient, confidential and professional interpreting and translating services.

Address: 24 Flinders Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Phone: 1800 280 203

Australian Migrant Resource Centre (SA) (AMRCSA)

The Australian Migrant Resource Centre (AMRC) specialises in humanitarian and migrant settlement, and community capacity building and development for young people, women and other migrants, empowering them through training and employment initiatives. By assisting to build community, the AMRC supports new arrivals and their new and establishing groups and communities to engage with and contribute effectively to South Australia's society, culture, economy and environment.

Adelaide Multicultural Centre
Address: 23 Coglin Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Postal Address: PO box 6035 Halifax Street, Adelaide  SA  5000
Phone: 08 8217 9500
Fax: 08 8217 9556

Multicultural Communities Council of SA Inc (MCCSA)

MCCSA is the peak organisation that services, empowers and advocates for Cultural and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities in South Australia.

Address: 113 Gilbert Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Phone: 08 8345 5266
Fax: 08 8410 0311

Department of Home Affairs - Immigration and Citizenship

The department’s key objectives are to manage the lawful and orderly entry and stay of people in Australia. It also promotes a society which values Australian citizenship, appreciates cultural diversity and enables migrants to participate equitably.

Address: Level 4, 70 Franklin Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Phone: 131 881
Fax: 08 8237 6699

English Language Services (ELS) - TAFE (SA)

TAFE SA - English Language Service is the largest and best equipped English language centre in South Australia and proudly delivers the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) throughout the State.  It is a South Australian Government organisation and part of the Adelaide Institute of TAFE. 

Address: Adelaide City Campus, Level G - Sector A,120 Currie Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Phone: 1800 882 661
Direct Phone: 08 8226 6555 
Fax: 08 8226 6882


Transcultural Mental Health Centre (TMHC)

The Trancultural Mental Health Centre (TMHC) works with health professionals and communities across New South Wales to support positive mental health for people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities.

Address: Locked Bag 7118, Parramatta CBD, New South Wales  2124
Phone: 02 9912 3850

Multicultural Aged Care (MAC)

MAC aims to strengthen and support groups in their operations and delivery of aged care services; to provide resources and training focussing on the aged care sector; to deliver aged care services through social group programs and to advocate for and inform the community, governments and businesses about culturally appropriate aged care.

Address: 94 Henley Beach Road, Mile End, South Australia
Phone: 08 8241 9900