Teacher Registration - South Australia


You will need this registration if you intend to practice as a teacher in a government or registered non-government pre-primary, primary or secondary school in South Australia.

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 registration, you must:

  • have the relevant qualifications and professional experience prescribed by the regulations and the relevant agency
  • have conducted a working with children check in the past five years
  • be a fit and proper person
  • be not otherwise prohibited to practice as a teacher.


The registration remains in force for a period of 5 years, subject to any conditions placed on the registration by the relevant agency.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $179.00 Fees for 2022-23
Apply Application All $133.00

Application for assessment of qualifications for registration. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All -

Annual fee:

  • one year (or less) - $113.00
  • two years - $226.00
  • three years - $338.00
  • four years - $451.00
  • five years - $564.00.

Fees for 2022-23

General Miscellaneous All $25.00

Nationally coordinated criminal history check. Fees for 2022-23

Renew Renewal All $103.00 Fees for 2022-23

Application process


The application process for registration and the requisite supporting documentation you will need to submit with your application will vary depending on 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.