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Supreme Court

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Cause Lists

A daily list of the cases to be heard in these State Courts. The list is updated late in the day if you wish to check the list for the following day.

South Australia Pages catering for the general public.

Fees & Costs

  • Filing Fees
  • Court and Tribunal Fee Waiver Guide
  • For work after 1/7/11 go to page 177.
    For work prior go to page 174. (Note: Increased by 1.8% for work after 1/08/07. Total increase by 6.1% for work after 1/10/08 other than 4a and 16ai. Total increase by 9.7% for work after 1/10/09 except for 4a and 16ai which are increased by 3.4%). Total increase by 12.6% for work after 1/10/10 except no further increase on 4a and 16ai. The Law Society has a Table of Schedule 1 Costs by Date for members.
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Steve Roder - 8204 0289
Fax - 8115 1357

Queries in relation to the Supreme Court Rules, Forms and procedures should be directed to the relevant Registry and not to the Registrar's office.

Deputy Registrar:
Errol Surman 8204 0474

8204 0289

8204 0488

Judges Chambers

List of Judges and Email

WARNING: The above addresses are intended for communication directly with Judge's Chambers e.g. for providing outlines of argument and lists of authorities prior to hearings, or for communicating with the Judge's Associate. Any documents required to be filed under the Rules of Court must be filed in the appropriate Registry.


Registrar of Probates

Deputy Registrar of Probates
AS Reid Smith 8204 0503

Manager, Probate Service
Kent Wilson 8204 0504

The Probate Registry is located at 1 Gouger Street, Adelaide.

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Supreme Court - Contacts

The Supreme Court is the highest court of the State. The largest and most important cases are dealt with in this Court and it hears appeals against decisions of other Courts (and decisions made by single Judges).

1 Gouger Street
Adelaide SA 5000

DX 458 Adelaide

Civil Inquiries

Phone: (08) 8204 0289
Fax: (08) 811 1357

Registry: Sir Samuel Way Building
Victoria Square
Adelaide SA 5000.

Mail: 1 Gouger Street
Adelaide SA 5000


Phone: (08) 8204 0289
Fax: (08) 8115 1357
Email for searches only:

Registry and Mail:
1 Gouger Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Appeal and companies matters enquiries

Phone: (08) 8204 0289
Fax:  (08) 8212 7154

Registry: Sir Samuel Way Building
Victoria Square
Adelaide SA 5000.

Mail: 1 Gouger Street
Adelaide SA 5000

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Phone: 8204 0289
Fax 8124 4642

Registry and Mail
Sir Samuel Way Building
Victoria Square
Adelaide SA 5000.

Office Hours : All Registries are open 9.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday.

Supreme Court - Rules & Legislation


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Crown Solicitors Office


Level 9, 45 Pirie Street
Adelaide SA 5000

GPO Box 464
Adelaide SA 5001

Phone: (08) 8207 1720
Fax: (08) 8212 6161


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Australian Government Solicitor

Level 18 Grenfell Centre
25 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5001

DX 105 Adelaide

GPO Box 2150
Adelaide SA 5001

Phone: (08) 8205 4211
Fax: (08) 8205 4499