Phone: 08 6217 6888
Country free call: 1800 176 888
Fax: 08 6155 9324
International: +61 8 6217 6888
189 Royal Street East Perth WA 6004
PO Box 6334 East Perth WA 6892
Department of Communities: 41 889 424 592
Housing Authority: 56 167 671 885
Disability Services Commission: 36 922 715 369
Phone: 08 6217 4077
If you have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact our department using the National Relay Service.
For clients with hearing impairments who use teletypewriter (TTY) options
Phone: 133 677
For clients with speech impairments who use the voice relay (previously known as speak and listen) service
Phone: 1300 555 727
SMS Relay: 0423 677 767
If you are a non-English speaker, you can use the Translating and Interpreting Service if you need to talk to someone at the department. Phone 131 450 (ask to speak to the Department of Communities, and provide the phone number you wish to contact)
We bring together the services of disability services, child protection and family support, housing, youth justice, community initiatives and regional services reform:
Maintenance requests must be submitted via this online maintenance form or alternatively, Housing Direct may be contacted via phone on 1300 137 677.
Visit our Disruptive Behaviour page for more information on disruptive behaviour and how you can report it.