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.

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 $51.00

Fees for 2021-22


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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries


Department for Infrastructure and Transport

South Australia
Operating address: Level 5
50 Flinders Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1815
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Toll Free: 1800 752 664
Email: PlanSA@sa.gov.au
Website: PlanSA (Opens in new window)