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Levies & stamp duty

Stamp duty

Stamp duty is a charge on certain documents and transactions including vehicle purchases.

Stamp duty is charged at either an ad valorem (based on the value of the transaction) or a flat rate depending on the particular document or transaction. .

The RevenueSA website provides calculators to estimate stamp duty payable. There is also a glossary to explain some common terms used.  

Emergency Services Levy

This levy funds the provision of emergency services in South Australia and applies to all fixed property and some mobile property.

Enquiries

+61 8 8226 3750 (Stamp Duty) +61 8 8207 2100 or Freecall 1300 366 150 (Emergency Services Levy)