Quitline (13 7848) is a confidential, evidence-based telephone counselling service.
Highly skilled, friendly Quitline counsellors deliver behavioural interventions to help people stop smoking. This includes helping people to:
Identify and manage triggers to smoke
Manage nicotine withdrawal symptoms and cravings
Build motivation, skills and confidence to quit
Aboriginal Quitline is also available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who smoke.
People who have a hearing or speech impairment can call via the National Relay Service. The option of an interpreter is also available for people who speak a language other than English.
There are many ways to contact Quitline:
Call 13 7848 (cost of a local call, higher from mobile phones)
Complete a ‘request a call back’ form online (visit your local website below)
Health professionals can complete a referral form online (visit your local website below)
Quitline is available in each state and territory. For more information about your local Quitline service, visit: