Welcome

Welcome to the Ombudsman South Australia website. The Ombudsman is independent, and

  • investigates complaints about South Australian government and local government agencies
  • conducts audits of these agencies
  • reviews freedom of information determinations of these agencies
  • supports the implementation of the Information Sharing Guidelines across government
  • receives information about state and local government activities confidentially from whistleblowers.

Mr Wayne Lines was appointed as the South Australian Ombudsman on 18 December 2014 following the resignation of  Mr Richard Bingham during 2014.

General enquiries

Telephone:  (08) 8226 8699
Toll free: 1800 182 150 (outside metro SA only)
Facsimile: (08) 8226 8602
Email:  ombudsman@ombudsman.sa.gov.au

Please address ALL correspondence to the postal address
Street address:  Level 9, 55 Currie Street, Adelaide SA 5000
Postal address:  PO Box 3651, Rundle Mall SA 5000

If you would like to lodge a complaint, start here.

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