Eligibility - TAFE Queensland

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You may be eligible for the AMEP if you:

  • arrived in Australia in the last 6 months;
  • hold a family, skilled, humanitarian, spousal or approved temporary visa*;
  • have little or no English speaking, reading or writing skills; and
  • are aged over 18 (some migrants youth aged 15-17 may also be eligible.)

*Please note that approved temporary visas do not include the work and holiday visa, working holiday visa or visitor visas. 

Information we need to check your eligibility: 

  • You full name (as shown on your passport)
  • You date of birth (as shown on your passport)
  • Most recent visa documents
  • Your passport

To check your eligibility: 

  • Click here to complete the enquiry form (available in different languages)
  • Call us on (07) 3244 5488
  • Email us on tells@tafe.qld.edu.au 


If you are eligible: 

If you are not eligible for the free English classes:

  •  you may still be able to study English at TAFE Queensland, but you may need to pay a fee. For information about paid English language classes contact your closest TAFE Queensland.