Contact us regarding rights and accountability
Find contacts for the Rights and accountability section.
General department enquiries
1300 679 332
GPO Box 33, Sydney NSW 2001
Professional and Ethical Standards Directorate (PES)
General PES enquiries
Phone: 02 7814 3722
Fax: 02 7814 3308
Right to Access
GIPA and FOI application enquiries
Phone: 02 7814 3525
We accept service at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Legal Services provides advice and assistance to staff within government schools and the NSW Department of Education.
Parents and Carers
If you are a parent or carer of a child attending a government school and require legal assistance, please see below services that may be able to assist you:
- Legal Aid - https://www.legalaid.nsw.gov.au/contact-us
- Law Access - https://legalhelp.lawaccess.nsw.gov.au/
- Aboriginal Legal Services - https://www.alsnswact.org.au/
- The Shop Front - https://www.theshopfront.org/
Service of Documents
All subpoenas related to a school should be sent directly to the relevant school, addressed to the school principal.
Any non-school related subpoena or subpoena-related enquiries can be emailed to email@example.com
Any other documents required to be served will be accepted by the Department if emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are required to serve a hard copy, please send to:
Department of Education
105 Phillip Street
Parramatta 2150 NSW
Due to the volume of correspondence we receive, please note any physical documents sent to the above address will have a delay in response.