Special Authority for Unregistered Person to Teach - South Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you are not a registered teacher, but intend to teach in South Australia. The relevant agency may, on application by a person who is not a registered teacher, in its discretion, grant an application for special authority to teach for a specific period subject to conditions.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

The relevant agency will only grant special authority where an applicant:

  • Is not prohibited from teaching
  • has conducted a working with children check in the preceding 5 years
  • consent to undertake a criminal record check
  • is otherwise a fit and proper person
  • meets all other requirements are outlined in the regulations.
Please contact the agency to identify any further eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified by the relevant agency.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Application fee for special authority to teach 2021-22:

  • Where the special authority is to be in force for a period of 12 months or less: $260 indexed.
  • Where the special authority is to be in force for a period of more than 12 months: $260 indexed for the initial 12 months period, plus a further indexed amount of $110 for each additional 12 month period.

Application process

Apply

The application material you are required to submit with your application will vary depending upon your circumstances. Please contact the agency 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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Registrar

Teachers Registration Board of South Australia

South Australia
Operating address: Level 6
70 Pirie Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Mailing address: PO BOX 3649
Rundle Mall, South Australia 5000
Phone: 08 8226 2666
Fax: 08 8226 2667
Email: info@trb.sa.edu.au
Website: Teachers Registration Board of South Australia (Opens in new window)