Collections For Charitable Purposes Licence - South Australia


Any person acting as a collector that wishes to:

  • collect or attempt to collect any money or property; or
  • obtain or attempt to obtain money by the sale of any disc, badge, token, flower, ribbon or other device; or
  • obtain or attempt to obtain a bequest, devise or other grant of money or property for a charitable purpose

must be the holder of a licence.

Any organisation that wishes to conduct entertainment, or sell or attempt to sell a ticket for admission to entertainment and the proceeds or part of the proceeds are for a 'charitable purpose', must be the holder of a licence.

Service type


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


1 Year.



Act(s) name

Collections for Charitable Purposes Act 1939 South Australia

Administering agency

Consumer and Business Services

Lottery Licensing

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:

Team Leader, Determinations

Operating address: 91 Grenfell St
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 2169
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0882268655
Fax: 0882048512