Permit to Interfere with a Heritage Object - South Australia


You will need this permit if you intend to interfere with a heritage object. This includes to damage, dispose of or destroy either:

  • a geological, palaeontological or speleological specimen removed from a State Heritage Place
  • an archaeological artefact removed from a State Heritage Place designated as a place of archaeological significance.

Permit holders must provide the agency with a report of any work carried out under the permit within 2 months of its expiry. The number and location of all specimens or artefacts must also be supplied to the agency following any works.

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:

  • have appropriate archaeological qualifications, skills, or experience or be supervised by a person that does
  • provide the agency with comprehensive project details, including a research design and site map of the proposed works.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $202.00

Fees for 2024-25

Approval time

2-4 weeks

Administering agency

Heritage SA

Contact details

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