Legislation governs access to evidence and/or the right to be present in court. The relevant provisions are:

Application forms

Application forms are required for access to evidence such as files, transcript and tendered exhibits. When publishing such material, media representatives are reminded that it is their legal responsibility to ensure that suppressed material is not published. The suppression order register is located on the Ground Floor, Sir Samuel Way Building, Victoria Square, Adelaide.

Online form

The following Media access form is provided for use from mobile and desk devices. It encompasses all courts. Select the court from the drop down menu. When using a desk computer, the form can be filled in and printed if you require a hard copy but as soon as the submit button is tapped, the information is sent. A Registry Online account is NOT required. Enquiries or difficulties using the form should be directed the CAA Media and Communications Office.

Application for access by media to court documents

 

 

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Contact Us

For further information, contact the Media and Communications Office:
 
p: +61 8 8204 0403
f: +61 8 8115 5732
media@courts.sa.gov.au
 
Location:
Level 1
Sir Samuel Way Building
241- 259 Victoria Square
Adelaide, South Australia, 5000

Opening Hours

8:30am to 5:30pm
Monday – Friday
Excluding public holidays ​