Surveyor's Licence - South Australia

Service summary

A person must not place a survey mark on or in land or carry out a cadastral survey for fee or reward unless they are registered as a surveyor.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

An applicant for a licence as a surveyor must have not less than two years practical experience in surveying approved by the Institution of Surveyors, including at least 12 months practical experience in cadastral surveying.




Fee Varies. Please contact Board.

Cash / Cheque / Credit Card (MasterCard, Visa).

Additional information

Professional Indemnity Insurance minimum cover $2,000,000

Administering agency

Surveyors Board of South Australia

Act(s) name

Survey Act 1992 (South Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Survey Regulations 2007 (South Australia)

Contact details


Open Tuesday-Friday 8.30am ??? 4.00pm. Office closed on Monday. Please leave message on answering machine.

Operating address:
Level 7 West
50 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 1349
Adelaide SA 5001





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