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Multicultural

Multicultural Programs for Older People

As a Council, we run a variety of multicultural programs for older residents which provide opportunities to access services, and allows them to participate in activities that bring people from similar cultural backgrounds together. These programs include activities for Italian, Greek, Spanish and Filipino people, as well as fitness and dancing programs, English as a Second Language (ESL) and social outings within the Playford community.

For additional information, contact City of Playford on 8256 0333.

Citizenship Ceremonies

Gaining an Australia Citizenship is a very special event in a persons life, where they take a pledge of allegiance to Australia and become a citizen.

Citizenship Ceremonies

The Australian Citizenship Ceremony is a formal occasion which takes approximately one to two hours. Members of Parliament, Council elected members, special guests and entertainers are invited to attend, with light refreshments being served after the ceremony.

Citizenship Ceremony Frequently Asked Questions

How do I become an Australian Citizen?

To find out more information about this process, contact the Department of Home Affairs at the contact details found below.

I have just received my approval, when will I have my ceremony?

All candidates are allocated to various ceremonies by the Department of Home Affairs. Please contact them to find out when you can expect to have your ceremony on 13 18 80.

What if I have lost my Citizenship Certificate?

Please contact the Department of Home Affairs.

For more information, please contact: Department of Home Affairs or phone 13 18 80.

Do you require a Translator or Interpreter?

TIS National

The Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) is an interpreting service provided by the Department of Home Affairs to provide interpreting services for people who do not speak English, and for agencies and businesses that need to communicate with their non-English speaking clients.

The TIS service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Visit the TIS website for further information.

Immediate telephone interpreting: Call 13 14 50

Ask TIS to phone City of Playford Customer Care on 08 8256 0333. City of Playford's reference number - C004781 - must be quoted.

National Relay Service

A phone solution for people who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impediment, the National Relay Service provides 24 hour a day relay of phone calls.

TTY / Voice Calls: Call 133 677

Speak and Listen: Call 1300 555 727

SMS Relay Number: SMS 0423 677 767