Exempt Display Permit - South Australia


An Exempt Display Permit may be granted for the purpose of authorising a specified fireworks display or specified series of fireworks displays in the course of a specified event. This display must be conducted for public or community purposes by or on behalf of a prescribed body where it is not practicable to engage a licensed pyrotechnician, due to the distance that would need to be travelled.

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 permit you must provide:

  • evidence that the person who owns or has the care, control or management of the land has consented to the use of the land for a firework display
  • in the case of a display involving the use of string crackers, evidence that the display is for a cultural or religious ceremony or celebration
  • during the fire danger season, a Schedule 9 permit under the Country Fires Act
  • a written plan including a site diagram
  • a list of the types of fireworks to be used in display
  • evidence of your age
  • a National Police Certificate (Clearance Certificate).


One year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $35.00


Administering agency

SafeWork SA

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:

Administration Officer

SafeWork SA

South Australia
Operating address: Level 4
33 Richmond Road
Keswick, South Australia 5035
Mailing address: GPO BOX 465
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 08 8226 4885
Phone: 1300 365 255
Fax: 08 8226 4999
Email: dangerous.substances@sa.gov.au
Website: SafeWork SA (Opens in new window)