You can seek a bail review under section 86 of the Service and Execution of Process Act 1992, under s 14(2)(a) of the Bail Act 1995 or any other legislative provision.  Before applying for a bail review you should get advice from a lawyer.

  • The correct names and addresses of all parties involved
  • To answer all the questions marked with an asterisk (*)
  • Form 181- Notice of Review- Bail Review

If required, you will need to pay a fee for lodging this form using a credit/debit card.


  1. Log in to CourtSA
  2. When asked ‘What would you like to do?’ select “Start a New Case’ from the drop-down menu
  3. When asked ‘What type of case do you want to start?’ select ‘Notice of Review- Bail Review’
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the green button
  5. Select ‘yes’ or ‘no’ to ‘Are you a Lawyer?’
  6. If selected yes, fill out your practitioner information
  7. When asked “This Application for Review is made under”, select the correct section
  8. Fill out the form
  9. Upload Form 181 Notice of Review- Bail Review
  10. Upload ‘Affidavit’
  11. Upload any supporting documents if applicable
  12. Lodge the application

  1. You will receive an email from CourtSA acknowledging your lodgement.
  2. Your Lodgement will be sent to the Court Registry for review
  3. You will receive either an acceptance email with additional information OR a rejection email with a valid reason for why your lodgement was rejected