Conveyancers Registration - South Australia


You will need to register if you intend to carry on a business as a conveyancer.

A conveyancer is an individual or company that prepares legal documents for the transfer of property to a new owner.

You will not require this registration if you are a legal practitioner.

Please contact the agency for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You will need to have the relevant qualifications to register as a conveyancer. Details can be found in the attached document.

Please contact the agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


1 year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $723.00 Individual application
Apply Application All $925.00 Company application

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Conveyancer Qualifications - PDF (Opens in new window)

Application process


You will need to lodge your completed application with a copy of your National Police Certificate (if applicable), which is no more than 1 year old.


This registration cannot be transferred.

Additional information

You will be unable to register if you have legal restrictions on your work or business, such as financial receivership, bankruptcy, or a suspended licence.

You will be unable to register if you have been the director of a company that has been wound up (dissolved) to pay creditors in the last five years, including if you were a director six months before the winding up process began.

If your company has more than one director, a majority of directors must be registered as a conveyancer (at least two). Directors not registered should not be directly involved in real estate sales.

Administering agency

Consumer and Business Services

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:

Occupational Licensing

Consumer and Business Services

Operating address: 91 Grenfell Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1719
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 13 18 82
Website: Consumer and Business Services (Opens in new window)