Immigration South Australia

If you are looking for assistance on your arrival to Adelaide, there are services that can help you.

The following organisations offer an independent on-arrival support service to assist newly arrived migrants.

Meet and Greet

Adelaide City Care provides a Meet and Greet service to help new migrants into settlement. 

This service provides new arrivals their first link to a new place, that being South Australia and helps with settlement on arrival.

Meet and Greet includes:

  • Greeted by a volunteer at the airport
  • Transported to temporary place of accommodation
  • Provided with information and assistance in securing housing and rental accommodation
  • Supported to undertake all the essential tasks that need to be done on arrival eg, opening a bank account, registering with Medicare, applying for a tax file number and more.

This service is free. Want to know more, click here.

New Arrivals Dinner

Adelaide City Care host a welcome dinner for new migrants who have recently arrived as a way helping new migrants make new connections. Guest speakers provide information on housing, employment and finance. Also hear from other newly-arrived migrants who have successfully transitioned.

The dinner is free. If you’re interested register at New Arrivals Dinner.

If you are an organisation looking to provide settlement services to newly arrived migrants, please contact us at arrival@sa.gov.au