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 up to 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 $195.00

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $144.00

Application for assessment of qualifications for registration. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All -

Annual fee:

  • 1 year (or less) - $122.00
  • 2 years - $245.00
  • 3 years - $367.00
  • 4 years - $489.00
  • 5 years - $611.00.

Fees for 2023-24

General Miscellaneous All $42.00

Nationally coordinated criminal history check. Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $111.00

Fees for 2023-24

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.