Stay in touch

Joe has severe hearing loss. Before he started using the NRS he had to rely on family members to make calls for him. Joe now uses the phone a lot in his job.

It's so easy to connect.

  • 24 hours a day.
  • Anywhere in Australia.
  • All calls are confidential.

Your privacy We are committed to protecting the privacy of the content of all calls and the identity of callers.

Making a call

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Internet Relay

I want to make a text-based relay call using the internet

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Captioned Relay

I can't hear but can speak

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SMS Relay

I want to make a relay call on my mobile phone

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Video Relay

I prefer to make calls using Auslan

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Type & Read

I can't hear and don't use my voice

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Speak & Read

I can't hear but can speak

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Type & Listen

I can't speak but can hear

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Speak & Listen

I'm hard to understand on the phone

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Calling an NRS user

I want to call someone with a hearing or speech impairment

Call tutorial

I want to try a demo call

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Try our call tutorial

If you want to find out what a relay call is like without actually making one, have a look at our call tutorial.

We want to give potential users a sense of what it’s really like to make or receive a relay call – to show that relay calls are not difficult or intimidating. See more.

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