Private Certifier Registration - South Australia

Service summary

A private certifier registration enables the holder to assess (in the same manner as a council) applications for Provisional Building Rules Consent.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

A private certifier must be accredited as a Building Surveyor, have eight years experience and must have the necessary professional indemnity insurance.


1 Year.


Application fee (non refundable) - $1,244
Annual registration fee - $287

Administering agency

Department of Planning and Local Government
Transport and Infrastructure

Act(s) name

Development Act 1993 (South Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Development Regulations 2008 (South Australia)

Contact details

Registration Authority

Operating address:
Level 3
136 North Terrace
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 1815
Adelaide SA 5001

Toll Free:




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