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Description

Quitline is a telephone support and counselling service to help people quit smoking.

Services provided

  • Telephone support
  • Counselling
  • Online resources
  • Advice on quit smoking products.
  • Aboriginal Quitline advisors
  • Bi-lingual advisors can be requested.

Eligibility

Available to anyone who wants to quit smoking. 

How to access

Visit the  Quitline website or call 13 78 48.

The National Relay Service (NRS) is available to help callers with a hearing or speech impairment. For:

The Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) is available (24 hours, 7 days) for callers who speak other languages. Call 131 450.

Costs

Quitline is a free service.

Calls are charged at the cost of a local call.

Calls from mobile phones may be charged at a higher rate.

Website

Quit

Tip

  • Quitline can offer advice on the range of quitting products available, including how to use them and how well they work.
  • Using Quitline can double your chance of quitting successfully. You can speak to a Quitline Adviser or register with QuitCoach or QuitTxt.