Tow Truck Certificate - South Australia


Any person driving or operating the equipment of a tow truck in the Declared Area (roughly greater metropolitan Adelaide) must be the holder of a tow truck certificate whether a vehicle is being towed behind the tow truck or not.

Service type


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


12 months.


Variable; Please confirm at time of application.

Act(s) name

Motor Vehicles Act 1959 SA

Regulation(s) name

Motor Vehicles (Accident Towing Roster Scheme) Regulations 2000 SA

Additional information

Complete practical and proficiency test

National police certificate
Five passport photos

Administering agency

Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure

Safety and Regulation Division

Accident Towing & Investigations

Contact details

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

Operations & Investigations Officer

Mailing address: Accident Towing & Investigations
PO Box 196
Ingle Farm SA 5098
Phone: 0882600572
Fax: 0882600343