Special Authority for Unregistered Person to Teach - South Australia


You will need this authority if you are not a registered teacher and intend to teach. Categories of special authority include:

  • unregistered teacher
  • instrumental music instructor
  • exchange teacher
  • religious or spiritual educator
  • anangu educator.

Special authorities may be subject to limits and conditions specified by the agency.

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 authority, you must:

  • not be prohibited from teaching
  • have conducted a working with children check in the preceding five years
  • consent to undertake a criminal record check
  • be a fit and proper person.

Please contact the agency to identify any further eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the council for more information.

Administering agency

Teachers Registration Board of South Australia

Contact details

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