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The Switch Perth City Central, Perth
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The Switch Perth City Central, Perth

Wellington St, Perth, 6000, Australia
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Staffed Fitness Studio
Bamboo Bikes

About the Property

Looking for student accommodation in Perth? The Switch Perth 6000 is what you’ve been looking for! This student housing in Perth has it all. The Switch Perth Central is a top-notch student housing that offers 2, 4, and 5-bedroom apartments and studios near top universities in the town. This student property is just a short drive away from the School of Audio Engineering and Cambridge International College, making it ideal for students attending these universities.

Perth is in Western Australia, and most of it is in a flat area near the ocean. It has a mix of old and new stuff from history, like old buildings and things from long ago. But, it also had some troubles in the past, like wars, and you can still see signs of that today. A lot of students from other countries and tourists come to Perth. There are some really good schools here, like the University of Western Australia, Murdoch University, and Curtin University, where students can learn a lot. Perth is a great place for students because it has a strong economy and many different types of jobs, like making things, tourism, and services. So, if you want to study in Western Australia, Perth is a good choice because it has a mix of old and new, lots of schools, and plenty of job opportunities. Finding the right student housing can be a bit difficult considering the huge population of students flying to the city every year in search of better educational and work opportunities. This why amber makes it easy for the students in Perth who have enrolled in prestigious universities to find the ideal Perth student housing near their desired institution. The Switch Perth is an ideal student housing offering varied amenities and spacious rooms to the students hassle-free.


There‘s a reason why students prefer Switch Perth Central, the main reason being this student accommodation in Perth has modern amenities designed especially to cater to student needs. You’ll surely enjoy coming back to the Switch Perth Central after a long day. The student property offers a varied range of studios and apartments, including a Panoramic Cosy 2 Bed Apartment, King Single Studio (NRAS), Studio NRAS, and many more. In your room, you'll find all the comforts you need. Operable windows let in fresh air, and each room comes fully furnished. Stay comfortable year-round with air conditioning and heating. Your safety is a top priority, with CCTV surveillance and 24/7 staff support. Plus, the mobile door locking system adds an extra layer of security. The digital lock system has limited access, and the property also has contactless parcel lockers. At Switch Perth Central, they’ve thought of every detail to make your stay enjoyable and hassle-free so you can focus on what matters most to you.

Experience convenient and comfortable living at our all-inclusive residence. Your bills are covered, including all utilities, so you can relax and enjoy your stay worry-free. This also includes property amenities along with unlimited high speed wifi and laundry facility. Their extensive list of amenities ensures that you have everything you need within arm's reach. Stay active in their fully staffed fitness studio or explore the city. The concierge service is ready to assist you always. Enjoy movie nights in the theatre or work on your projects in our co-working spaces. If you prefer cooking, our communal kitchen is at your disposal.

Location and What's Hot?

The University of Western Australia is close to the Switch Perth Central and can be reached easily. The same goes for Curtin University; students studying at this university won't have a problem travelling to this university.  You’ll find a world of entertainment, a thriving, relaxed lifestyle, cultural events, a variety of cuisines, and stores right outside your door. Celebrate your small victories at Mustang Bar and Picabar. Old Faithful- Bar & BBQ serves the best ribs in Perth, and Sentinel Bar & Grill is known for its European food. The Nostalgia Box Museum, Escape This and Two Feet & a Heartbeat are popular tourist attractions in the city. When you're residing near this student housing, you're not just surrounded by comfortable student accommodation but also a diverse selection of cafes, restaurants, and clubs to explore. La Veen Coffee King Street offers a delightful caffeine fix for coffee lovers, while Bubble Tea Bros provides a refreshing twist with their bubble tea creations. Bocelli Espresso and Balance Espresso are other great options for your daily brew.

If you're in the mood for dining out, there's an array of restaurants to satisfy your taste buds. ANY Restaurant & Bar Perth serves up a versatile menu, while Thai Thyme offers flavours from the East. CP Curry House and Chicken Rice Corner (Raine Square) are great for those craving international tastes, and Fleur provides a charming ambience for a special meal. And, of course, the trusty Subway offers a quick and familiar option. When it's time to unwind, the nearby clubs have you covered. The Royal Perth, Caballitos, ARARA and Tupí, and Ferrara Karaoke Bar offer diverse experiences, whether you're looking for a night of dancing, live music, or a relaxed evening with friends. Whatever your mood or craving, this area near North Circular Road offers a rich tapestry of culinary and nightlife experiences.


Perth is a city blessed with an amazing transport system that not only helps te locals but also the students and tourists. The Switch Perth Central student accommodation is located in such a way that students all transit methods are convenient. Wellington St Yagan Square and Wellington St Before William St are bus stops located near the student property. Perth Train Station is just steps from the student accommodation to the platform that will take you on your next adventure. Perth Airport can be reached conveniently within 18 minutes via public transport straight to your room at this student property in Perth.


The University of Western Australia
30 minutes via public transport

Curtin University
40 minutes via public transport

What will you get

Your Rent Include

All Utilities
Property Amenities
Unlimited high speed Wi-fi

Common Amenities

Staffed Fitness Studio
Superfast WiFi
Pop-up Retail
Sky Lounge on Level 39

Cancellation Policies (3)

  • Cooling Off Period
    This property offers cooling-off period.
  • No Visa No Pay
    This property allows cancellation due to visa rejection.
  • No Place No Pay
    This property allows cancellation if admission is not secured.

Payment Policies (4)

  • Booking Deposit
    This property requires booking deposit.
  • Security Deposit
    This property requires security deposit.
  • Mode Of Payment
    Payment via easy transaction modes.

Frequently Asked Questions

How old do I need to be?

The minimum age requirement to stay at Property Management is 18. This means you will need to be 18 years old at the start of your lease.

Can I share a room with someone?

Yes you can. They have certain studio room types that they allow dual occupancy. Alternatively, you can also choose to share a cluster apartment with your friends.

What is included in my room?

Your room will be fully furnished regardless which room type you have chosen. Please head to the building page to find out what furniture and kitchen appliances are included.

What is included in my rent?

Your rent includes rent per your agreement plus utility bills, gym membership, unlimited WiFi, free access to designated common areas and free use of on-site laundry.

Is there a bond payable?

They require a bond payment equivalent to 4 weeks rent from their tenants under residential tenancy agreement. Each state has specific requirements around how you can pay the bond. Please feel free to speak to their team on this.

How long is my lease and what type of lease do I sign?

They are not one-lease-length-for-all kind of community so please speak to their team on how long you would like to stay. Of course, the longer you stay with Property Management your weekly rent will be lower.
You will be required to enter into a residential tenancy agreement with us.

Can I choose my move in date?

They may allow flexible move-in dates based on their room availability. Please reach out to Property Management team and they will try their best to help you with this.

Who can live in properties?

First of all, you need to be at least 18 when you move-in. If you are a student they will need a copy of your ID, your enrolment details and valid visa (international students only) before you move-in. If you are a young professional they will need your ID, proof of income, valid visa (if you are not an Australian citizen or permanent resident) before they execute your agreement.

What is the honesty kitchen?

Their Honesty kitchen aims to provide you with 24/7 food and beverage options within their community.

How does the gym work?

Their team will register you as a member upon check-in so you can use the gym anytime and for free. They also have a professional trainer on-site so you can join other members if you wish to pay for professional training sessions.

Where do I collect my post/mail?

Their properties have automated parcel management lockers. These lockers make receiving post/mail hassle free. Couriers deliver post/mail direct to the lockers and you will receive an automatic notification to let you know you can come and collect your parcel at your own convenience.

Can I bring a pet to live at Property with me?

Whilst wed love for you to be able to bring your pets with you, there are various legislations in place dependent on the state and building you apply to live in, as well as moral obligations and high standards of living they as a company hold for any pet living in a city location with minimal outdoor space.
Should you require an assistance animal to alleviate and/or support a disability and can provide relevant documentation, please get in touch with their team who can support in providing the best solution for both you, your pet and your new neighbours. Whilst they do allow assistance animals into their public spaces, owning an animal whilst living at Property Management is down to the discretion of their building managers in each of their building locations.
Please contact their team in Adelaide, Perth or Sydney for more information and to discuss your situation.

Are there any extra costs that I should be aware of?

There is no extra cost as Property Management is a truly all bills inclusive accommodation provider.

Is WIFI included and how does it work?

Unlimited lightning/ warp speed WIFI (also known as a minimum of 100Mb symmetrical upload and download per user) is provided for your stay and you can connect up to 5 devices through the one username.

I am relocating for work; can my company receive the invoices and pay?

Yes they are happy to discuss payment options on a case by case basis.

How do I pay rents?

Direct debit is their preference. You can register direct debit via the member app on your phone then your rent will be debited automatically every fortnight. Alternatively, you can pay by card or bank transfer. Please note card payments will incur surcharge.

Will I get my bond back when I move out?

Prior to or on your move out day they will conduct a room inspection together with you. This is to determine if theres any damage to the room/apartment. You will get a full bond refund if theres no charge incurred for damage or cleaning. Otherwise, your bond will be refunded partially less the damage/cleaning charges. You will not be entitled to a refund if the bond is not sufficient to cover damage/cleaning charges and you are required to pay the balance before your departure.

What time is check in and out?

Check in is 2:00pm and check out is at 12.00pm. If you would like to request a late check out please contact their friendly staff via reception, email or phone, to make these arrangements.

Do you have extra space for storage?

Yes, arrangements can be made to store your bags/luggage. To make these arrangements please contact their friendly staff via reception, email or phone.

Are there accessible/disabled rooms?

Their property has accessible/disabled rooms available. Additional to this, they have rooms fitted with hearing and sight impairment equipment too.

Parking availability on-site?

Perth: There is no parking onsite however they are directly across the road from the Perth CBD bus and train stations. They are also opposite a Wilsons Parking facility (Queen Street or Raine Square). If none of these options appeal to you, did they mention they have some cool free to use bamboo bikes!
Sydney: Yes they have on-site parking available. Please speak to their team to find out more details.

What safety features does my building have?

All of their buildings use electronic key systems. You will be able to install the electronic key on your phone via a dedicated App so you dont need to worry about forgetting your key! Every key is unique and traceable so thats one less worry for you. Other security features include CCTV, industry leading safety app and 24/7 staff support.

What happens if something breaks in my room?

You simply need to report that via the member app. Their on-site maintenance staff will get it fixed.

Can I have guests stay overnight?

You are allowed to invite one guest if you are living in self-contained studios or one bed apartments. Such stay must be no more than 7 consecutive days. Overnight stay of a guest is not allowed without your presence in the apartment. No overnight guest is allowed for members under the age of 18 and no overnight guest is allowed in shared apartments.

Can I arrange for someone to clean my apartment for me?

They can arrange for your apartment to be cleaned for you at any time during your stay. This can be arranged with a 48-hour notice period. To make these arrangements please contact their friendly staff via reception, email or phone. Mid-stay cleans start from $20.00 pending the requirements of the cleaning service.

Do you have staff at the property?

They have friendly staff that can help you 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.

How much is the deposit?

Payment of a deposit of up to 2 weeks’ rent is required at the time of applying for accommodation. At Property Management they are transparent on their cancellation policy so please visit terms of use for more details. The deposit will become your first 2 weeks’ rent once you move-in.

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Student Accomodations in Perth

Perth Student Accommodation

As a bustling hub of higher education in the world, Perth attracts more than 1,25,000 students annually. The diverse student population includes 200+ nationalities. Owing to the growth in students, transforming higher education, and prolific job opportunities, the requirement for Perth student accommodation is ever-growing. Accommodation in Perth for international students is in high demand amongst those looking to strike a balance between study and city life.

Finding the right student accommodation in Perth is an important part of the university experience for scholars at institutions like North Metropolitan TAFE (Northbridge Campus),  School Of Audio Engineering, and Cambridge International College. Amber steps in to demystify the process, offering a user-friendly platform to secure student accommodation in Perth that fits a variety of needs and preferences.

A key advantage of living in a Perth student accommodation offered by us is the independence and flexibility it affords. You can choose from a range of options for student accommodation in Perth, starting from shared apartments to private studios. Looking for student accommodation in Perth also means considering the proximity to local attractions and transport links. Amber is where students can embrace a seamless transition to university life with the comforts of home at their fingertips.

About Perth

Welcome to Perth, a vibrant city in Australia known for its dynamic culture and lively student community. The picturesque capital boasts a blend of modern urban charm and rich history, with its origins tracing back to the indigenous Noongar people. Perth exudes a laid-back ambiance paired with urban sophistication, inviting students from all corners of the globe.

Renowned for its education system, Perth offers a vast array of Perth student accommodation options, catering to the needs of domestic and international students alike. The city is home to prestigious institutions such as Southern Cross University, Engineering Institute of Technology, TAFE Murdoch, Murdoch University, and Edith Cowan University (Mount Lawley Campus), among many others. These universities not only contribute to Perth's educational prowess but also to its cosmopolitan atmosphere.

With various localities like the buzzing Elizabeth Quay, tranquil Kings Park, and the historic Fremantle, students can find the perfect balance between study and social life. The availability of quality Perth student accommodation ensures that students can enjoy a comfortable and convenient lifestyle, with seamless access to universities and city attractions. Whether looking for a lively student hub or a quiet study retreat, Perth has everything to offer, making student life here both enriching and exciting.

Best Student Accommodation in Perth

Relocating to Perth for studies cultivates both excitement and a bit of stress, especially when it comes to finding the right student accommodation. Luckily, the city boasts a variety of options for student accommodation in Perth that enable students to enjoy independence, live affordably, and immerse themselves in a dynamic community atmosphere. Options range from ensuites and student halls to studio apartments, all designed with students' needs in mind. Proximity to top-notch and pioneer higher education institutions is a key consideration for many, and with Perth student accommodation, convenience is just part of the package. These living spaces offer the perfect blend of comfort, convenience, and community, ensuring that students can focus on their studies and social life with ease. When searching for the best student accommodation in Perth, it is essential to consider the amenities offered, location, and overall living experience. Below is a list of top choices for student accommodation in Perth:

1. Yugo The Boulevard, Perth City
2. Campus Perth
3. The Switch Perth City Central
4. Murdoch University Village
5. The Switch Perth City Central

Cost of Living

Understanding the cost of living in Perth is crucial for students planning their finances and lifestyle while studying in the city. Calculating monthly expenses in Perth would depend on many factors, such as the cost of student accommodation, groceries, traveling, entertainment, and other miscellaneous expenses. On average, the anticipated monthly cost of living for students in Perth hovers around AU$1,500 to AU$2,000.

The estimation below helps you prepare your budgets ahead of time and ensures they can comfortably afford their basic needs alongside the cost of Perth student accommodation:

1. Food & Groceries - AU$ 400 - AU$ 500
2. Transportation - AU$100 - AU$120
3. Utilities (including electricity, gas, water, and internet) - AU$ 200 - AU$250
4. Clothing - AU$50 - AU$100
5. Sports & Leisure - AU$100 - AU$150
6. Miscellaneous - AU$150 - AU$250

Student Travel Perth

For students seeking Perth student accommodation, efficient and accessible transport is a key consideration. Perth offers a variety of public transport options, including buses, trains, and dedicated cycle paths, among other options, ensuring that students can navigate around the city with ease. Here’s a breakdown of the public transportation options around Perth accommodation in Perth, keeping in mind the aspects of affordability and connectivity:

1. Buses: Perth’s bus network provides comprehensive coverage across the city. Transperth buses have frequent services, with major bus stations in Elizabeth Quay and Perth Busport. Fares are distance-based, starting from around AU$ 2, and you can use a SmartRider card for convenience and additional savings.

2. Trains: Perth's train system links the suburban areas with the city centre. Key stations like Perth Station and McIver Station are central to student travel. Standard fares also start at just about AU$ 2, and train frequency runs every 5-15 minutes during peak hours. Students can use a SmartRider card to enjoy an automatic 10% discount on fares.

3. Cycling Options: With dedicated bike lanes, cycling is a popular and health-conscious choice for travel within Perth. It's not only cost-effective but also environmentally friendly. You will easily find student accommodation in Perth with cycle storage facilities.

4. Walking: Walking to your college campus is easier as most of the renowned colleges are situated near the city centre. You can take to walking if you choose a Perth student accommodation that’s closer to your campus.

5. Private Taxi: Hiring a private taxi is another way you can commute to your college and around. Book taxis from a number of providers like Uber.

6. Self-Drive: You can also rent a car in Perth from the nearest car rental service to your student accommodation. The average rental cost of compact SUVs starts at AU$38/ day.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Perth

Welcome to Perth, a vibrant and cosmopolitan city that promises an enriching student lifestyle. Regents of learning and life, students find this sun-bathed city not only safe and suitable but also exceptionally conducive to their academic and social pursuits. Perth is known for the most eccentric-looking and fantastic coffee shops and dining places located in the mesmerising bylanes of the city. Situated comfortably within proximity are cafes like Balthazar, Angel Falls Grills, and Wildflower. You can check out barista hotspots, such as the L’ Espresso, which has an impression 4.9 rating on Google, The Treaat Coffee, and The Caffeccino Hub, among a number of great choices. 

For an evening out, The Aviary, located at 140 William Street, hosts regular events and DJ Nights with an eclectic selection of cuisines. It is set up in lush greenery and presents you with a heart-throbbing atmosphere that is chic, classy, and modern. The Queens Tavern, located at 520 Beaufort St, is one of the historical places established in 1889 you must visit. Little Creatures is a must-visit, too.

Monthly events like the Perth Festival and Fringe Festival bring a treasure trove of music, theatre, and art to the city’s cultural tapestry, offering a delightful break from the books. Cultural hotspots, like the art galleries in the Perth Cultural Centre, offer insight into local and aboriginal art, further enhancing the academic journey. Perth student accommodation scene is peppered with choices catering to diverse preferences, ensuring a comfortable stay as students explore what this Australian gem has to offer. From vibrant markets like the Fremantle Markets for local produce and art to the scenic expanse of the Swan River for a dose of nature and water sports, Perth truly is a well-rounded student haven. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to merge education with lifestyle in Perth.

Perth Tourist Attractions

Experience the vibrancy of Perth, where the lush Kings Park meets urban charm, providing endless fun for students seeking Perth student accommodation. With natural beauty and cosmopolitan allure, Perth entices visitors to explore its sun-drenched beaches, bustling markets, and lively entertainment spots. Whether you're a nature lover or a culture enthusiast, this city has attractions that promise unforgettable memories.

1. Kings Park and Botanic Garden
2. Perth Zoo
3. Swan River
4. Art Gallery of Western Australia
5. Perth Mint
6. The Bell Tower
7. Elizabeth Quay
8. Cottesloe Beach
9. Fremantle Prison
10. AQWA - The Aquarium of Western Australia

Universities in Perth

Perth, a vibrant hub in Australia, is renowned for its high-quality educational institutions. Students from across the globe are drawn to Perth's esteemed universities, renowned for academic excellence and innovative research.

1. North Metropolitan TAFE (Northbridge Campus)
2. School of Audio Engineering
3. Cambridge International College
4. Southern Cross University
5. Engineering Institute of Technology
8. Edith Cowan University (Mount Lawley Campus)
7. TAFE Murdoch
8. The University of Western Australia

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