Badge Days Permit - South Australia

Service summary

Persons intending to undertake charity appeals, including doorknocks and badge days, may require a permit from the Council.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Charities must be registered under the Collections for Charitable Purposes Act, 1939 and registered with Revenue SA.

Fridays are the designated days that Charities are permitted to collect money in the public domain. Should a Public Holiday fall on the Friday, the Badge Day will be held on the last working day prior to the public holiday.


Once off.


Variable. Please confirm with council.

Additional information

To have your application considered, your application form must be submitted no later than 1 August each year

You must submit with your application:

  • Proof of your Charities registration with Revenue SA; and
  • A Certificate of Currency of your Public Indemnity Insurance

Administering agency

Adelaide City Council

Contact details

Team Leader

Operating address:
25 Pirie Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 2252
Adelaide SA 5001





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