Special Circumstances Licence - South Australia


If no other category of liquor licence is appropriate, for the operation to be licensed the operator may apply for a Special Circumstances Licence eg Caterers, reception venues, cinemas, passenger transport operators etc.

The Special Circumstance Licence does not authorise extended trade in liquor unless the licence contains an extended trading authorisation.

Service type


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


Fees vary; contact the agency direct for further information about fees

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Common All Fees & Charges - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Liquor Licensing Act 1997 SA

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.

General Enquiries

Operating address: 91 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 2169
Adelaide SA 5001
Toll Free: 131882
Fax: 0882268512
Email: liquorandgaming@sa.gov.au
Website: http://www.cbs.sa.gov.au/contact-us/ (Opens in new window)