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
  • receives information about state and local government activities confidentially from whistleblowers.

Technical error with complaint acknowledgment emails

Due to a technical error, some not all emails sent from our Office have not reached the recipient recently. If you have lodged a complaint and not heard from us, please call the Office on 8226 8699. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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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

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