Welcome to
the Tasmanian Home Education Advisory Council

Home education is a legal option in Tasmania, providing the parent/guardian registers as a home LaylaElsainsectgarden.jpg.w300h452educator.

Parents take the responsibility for educating their children and this is being achieved with success by parents from differing backgrounds and educational levels, without any special training.

Registration is managed by THEAC and confirmed by the Minister for Education.

On this site, you’ll learn about home education in Tasmania and



The Tasmanian Home Education Advisory Council (THEAC) was established in 1993 to advise the Minister for Education and the general public on matters to do with home education, and to register and monitor individual home education programs.



The THEAC Office is located at
3 Dowling Street,
Launceston, Tasmania 7250
Phone: (03) 6334 5381 Fax: (03) 6331 3982

Office hours for 2015 are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9am -12:30pm.


Click below to find out about Home Education Networks in your area.  For contact information, please email newsletter@theac.org.au

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