Welcome to SACAT 

the South Australian Civil and Administrative Tribunal

SACAT is a state tribunal that helps South Australians resolve issues within specific areas of law, either through agreement at a conference, conciliation or mediation, or through a decision of the Tribunal at hearing. SACAT also conducts reviews of Government decisions.​


Form upgrade July 1

SACAT is changing its online form platform from the 1 July 2019. The new forms will provide the same functionality as today, but will have a different look and feel. Moving to a new platform will help SACAT manage and improve the forms and the interaction it has with you, its users. Further updates will be provided as the change progresses.

Registered users having difficulty accessing their account may need to reset their password following the instructions here

Child Safety (Prohibited Persons)

From 1 July 2019, SACAT will have review jurisdiction under the Child Safety (Prohibited Persons) Act 2016. This will enable a person who is in receipt of a Prohibition Notice to review the decision of the Central Assessment Unit to issue the notice. For more information click here.


Opportunity - Associate

Each year, SACAT will appoint a law graduate as associate to the President of the Tribunal, Justice Judy Hughes.

Justice Hughes is also a judge of the Supreme Court as well as President of SACAT.

To find out more, please visit the SACAT careers page.


Travelling to SACAT?

Please see the SACAT facilities page for further information regarding accessibility. Here are some useful links on how to get to SACAT;

  • ​The CBD Accessibility Map (from Adelaide City Council) will assist in identifying appropriate services and parking  

  • ​The CBD Loading Zone Map (for immediate surrounds to 100 Pirie Street) will assist in identifying nearby drop off and pick up points for parties with mobility restrictions

  • ​The CBD Wayfinding Map (from Adelaide Metro) - will assist in identifying appropriate public transport options (i.e. bus stops, tram stops etc.) 

  • ​The CBD Public Transport Map (from Adelaide Metro) - will assisting in identifying specific bus numbers and where they collect / drop-off