Certificate of Occupancy - South Australia


You will need this certificate to prove that completed building work is suitable for occupation.

This certificate is needed for building work on new and existing habitable structures but not required for non-habitable structures, such as sheds, carports and verandahs.

Service type


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


You will not require a Certificate of Occupancy if your building is either a Class 1a or Class 10 building.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this certificate you must ensure building work is completed and suitable for occupation.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $52.00

Fees for 2022-23


Application process


You will need to create an online account and lodge your application via the PlanSA website.

Administering agency

Department for Infrastructure and Transport


Contact details

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