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Births, Deaths & Marriages
Consumer & Business Advice
CBS updates
25 May 2020

Due to recent health concerns, there are some important changes to appointments and applications at Consumer and Business Services. 

Marriages at the Registry Office

Due to COVID-19 and temporary building access arrangements in place, you are currently unable to make an appointment to marry at the Registry Office.  

Registry Office wedding ceremonies will be reviewed in August 2020 and further updates provided on this page.

You can still lodge a Notice of Intended Marriage form if you want to marry later in the year. 

You may also wish to find a private celebrant

Registered relationship applications

Consumer and Business Services will no longer be accepting lodgement of registered relationship applications over the counter, until further notice. 

These applications will need to be mailed in with certified copies of your identification. The Statutory Declarations must be signed and witnessed by an approved witness. 

The list of approved witnesses available to certify your identity documents and witness your form has been expanded to include those persons who may take statutory declarations in the COVID-19 Emergency (Section 16) Regulations 2020 (PDF 62KB).

Post your applications to:

Births, Deaths and Marriages
GPO Box 1351
Adelaide SA 5001

If you have questions about your application, please contact CBS on 131 882. 

Change of name applications 

Consumer and Business Services will no longer be accepting lodgement of change of name applications over the counter, until further notice. 

These applications will need to be mailed in with certified copies of your identification and the form must be signed and witnessed by an approved witness. 

Post your application to:

Births, Deaths and Marriages
GPO Box 1351
Adelaide SA 5001

If you have questions about your application, please contact CBS on 131 882. 

We apologise for any inconvenience and would like to thank you for your understanding.