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*Bookshop closure*

Please note our bookshop (at our Perth campus) will be closing at the end of 2020.

Bookshop sale


50% OFF* all items – stationery, notebooks, art supplies and sewing

*Excludes textbooks and uniforms. 

Opening hours
Be aware that our trading hours will vary depending on the time of the academic year. To confirm our trading hours at a particular time, please call (08) 9427 1212.
Standard opening hours
Monday — Thursday     8:00am —  3:00pm 
Friday                               closed

Term breaks
The bookshop is closed during term breaks and re-opens with normal term hours at the start of each term.

Conditions of refund
Returns for a refund for a "change of mind" can be requested, however we are not obliged to provide a refund under these conditions. If we do agree, the item must be in original sale condition including shrink-wrapped or seals unbroken.

A customer can return ​items for a refund or replacement if
•  The item has a fault that was not detected at the time of purchase 
•  The customer will be given a refund if the Bookshop is unable to replace the item.
•  The item was wrongly prescribed by the Department (verification required). 
•  Bookshop staff DO NOT have the curriculum information to tell students what they need to purchase.

To receive a refund for a faulty item. It MUST be returned
•  Within five working days of purchase (except where a student has been wrongly enrolled); AND
•  Have a provable fault 
•  In original resalable condition; AND
•  Accompanied with the itemised receipt. 

Refunds for wrongly prescribed texts
Bookshop staff will verify with the appropriate Academic Director regarding the text before proceeding with the refund.

Items purchased by credit card/EFTPOS/cash
•  The refund for items purchased by credit card or EFTPOS will only be paid via credit entry into the appropriate card account.
•  Only Cash purchases are cash refund.
•  In addition to the above Conditions of Refund the item must be accompanied with the receipt from the time of purchase.

Items purchased by cheque
•  The refund for items purchased by cheque will only be made if the cheque has been cleared.
•  The refund will be paid direct to the student’s bank account.
•  It is necessary for the student to complete the Miscellaneous Payments Voucher.
•  Is required to be processed through the College Finance Department. 

You must have proof of purchase 

Delivery charges
Delivery is a flat fee of $10 per package.

Delivery address and contact details
We can deliver to home but we require a physical street address. To assist us, please also provide a contact phone number. Delivery to PO boxes is under special circumstances and must be discussed with staff.

Stock availability
Please note stock availability on the order screen. Items not in stock and not on order may not be re-ordered. You are advised to contact the Bookshop for further information (9427 1212).

Delivery lead time
Please allow 5-10 working days from date of order. Please note orders are not processed on weekends or public holidays.

Pick up
You will be able to collect paid orders from the Perth campus Bookshop. 

Can I buy direct?
Alternatively you can drop into the Perth campus Bookshop to purchase direct.
Overseas, Interstate and Intrastate orders attract a higher postage charge and may take up to two weeks to be delivered depending on the postal service in that area.
Overseas orders please contact for information regarding the order and pricing.

Secondhand books
Second hand book sites
These sites are Australian second hand sites that deal with the buying and selling of textbooks. They are suggestions only for your convenience as the North Metropolitan TAFE Bookshop does not handle second hand books. If buying ensure you have the right edition. North Metropolitan TAFE takes no responsibility for your purchases.
Textbook Oz           Student VIP
Information Technology
Cengage Learning has a range of downloadable files including case studies, tutorials and PowerPoint presentations that you can use in conjunction with your textbook.
A site created by the North Metropolitan TAFE Library for students to assist with information, assignments, referencing and orientations. 
Assignment Help Guide​​

Contact us

Level 2 (Near cafeteria), Perth campus 25 Aberdeen Street, Northbridge
T  9427 1212


Page last updated November 16, 2020