Admission to Practice as a Public Notary - South Australia


All persons intending to act as a Public Notary will require admission from the Supreme Court of South Australia.

Service type


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



Act(s) name

Legal Practitioners Act 1981 South Australia

Notaries Public Act 2016 South Australia

Additional information

Please read the Legal Practitioners Rules 1981 for requirements before applying. Part 7 - Public Notaries.

Rules, forms, fees and practice directions are available at:

Administering agency

Supreme Court of South Australia

Civil Registry

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Client Services Officers

Operating address: Sir Samuel Way building
241-259 Victoria Square
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: 1 Gouger Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Phone: 0882040289
Fax: 0882127154
Website: (Opens in new window)