Translating and Interpreting Services (TIS)

General Practitioners (GPS) and medical specialists can access free interpreting services through TIS National 24 hours a day, every day of the year, when providing services that are:

  • claimable under Medicare
  • delivered in private practices
  • provided to non-English speakers who are Australian citizens, permanent residents, Temporary Humanitarian Stay (subclass 449); Temporary Humanitarian Concern (subclass 786); Temporary Protection (subclass 785); and Safe Haven Enterprise (subclass 790) visa holders.

If you are not registered with TIS National, visit the TIS National website to find out how to register.

Information on how to access to Interpreting Service for Allied Health Professionals in the CESPHN region can be found here