The following information provided by the Courts Administration Authority relates to coronavirus (COVID-19) and the impact upon court operations. This information is set out in chronological order and is updated regularly. 

Due to the COVID-19 screening process there may be queuing to enter court buildings. Please allow sufficient time for the screening process.

Current Articles

Release Title Release_Date
Arrangement for Magistrates Court Civil and Criminal from 12 January 2021 12/01/2021
Announcement of the District Court 25 November 2020 - Jury Trials 25/11/2020
All matters before Supreme and District Court Masters from 18 November 2020 17/11/2020

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Release Title Release_Date
CAA COVID-19 Information 24/11/2020
Arrangements for Courts from Monday, 23 November 2020 20/11/2020
COVID-19 Listing Update Whyalla Magistrates Court 20/11/2020
COVID-19 Listing Update Mount Gambier Magistrates Court 20/11/2020
COVID-19 - Listing Update Murray Bridge Magistrates Court 20/11/2020
COVID-19 - Listing Update Berri Magistrates Court 20/11/2020
COVID-19 - Listing Update Port Augusta Magistrates Court 20/11/2020
Magistrates Court of South Australia 19/11/2020
COVID-19 - Listing Update Elizabeth Magistrates Court 19/11/2020
COVID-19 - Listing Update Adelaide Magistrates Court 19/11/2020
COVID-19 LOCKDOWN ARRANGEMENTS FOR COURTS 18/11/2020
Jury trials - District Court 17 November 2020 17/11/2020
CAA COVID-19 Information 17/11/2020
Prisoner movement and AVL appearances on 17 and 18 November 2020 17/11/2020
Prisoner movement and AVL appearances 16/11/2020
Arrangements for Magistrates Courts from 1 November 2020 29/10/2020
Jury Trials - Supreme Court and District Court 30/09/2020
Communication from the Supreme Court - Revocation of COVID-19 Practice Changes - 1 September 2020 1/09/2020
District Court Jury Trial Listing Information 30/07/2020
Environment, Resources and Development Court COVID-19 Update - 22 June 2020 22/06/2020
​Supreme Court Library reopening from 15 June 2020 16/06/2020
All matters before Supreme Court Masters from 9 June 2020 27/05/2020
All matters before District Court Masters from 1 June 2020 26/05/2020
Jury trials - District Court of South Australia 18 May 2020 18/05/2020
Jury trials - District Court of South Australia 8 May 2020 8/05/2020
All matters before District Court Masters from 11 May 2020 7/05/2020
Cisco Webex Meetings 4/05/2020
All matters before Supreme Court Masters updated 28 April 2020 28/04/2020
Note from Interpreters User Group for interpreting services - 27 April 2020 27/04/2020
Practice Note - witnessing of Grants of Probate during COVID 19 - Supreme Court 17 April 2020 17/04/2020
Practice Note- Witnessing of affidavits during COVID-19 - Supreme Court, District Court and Magistrates Court 16 April 2020 16/04/2020
Environment, Resources and Development Court hearings - 6 April 2020 6/04/2020
State Courts Administrator - cash or cheque payments not accepted from 6 April 2020 2/04/2020
All matters before District Court Masters from 14 April 2020 2/04/2020
Announcement of the District Court of South Australia - Criminal and Civil Matters - 27 March 2020 27/03/2020
All matters before Supreme Court Masters from 30 March 2020 27/03/2020
Higher Courts of South Australia - avoiding attendance at Registries and filing of documents - 27 March 2020 27/03/2020
Arrangements for the Youth Court of South Australia regarding Care and Protection proceedings during the COVID-19 pandemic from 26 March 2020 25/03/2020
Supreme Court Library suspends face-to-face services 24/03/2020
Supreme Court Practice changes - COVID-19 - 24 March 2020 24/03/2020
An announcement of the District Court - Criminal matters from 18 March 2020 18/03/2020
Notice re all matters before the Youth Court from 19 March 2020 18/03/2020
Notice re matters before Supreme Court Masters from 17 March 2020 17/03/2020
Notice re mattters before District Court Masters from 18 March 2020 17/03/2020
A statement about Supreme Court and District Court jury trials 16/03/2020
A statement from the Honourable Chris Kourakis, Chief Justice of South Australia 16/03/2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Notice 11/03/2020
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