Adopted adults (18+) and Birth parents:
Can obtain identifying information, (unless a veto preventing access has been placed). Step 1 is to obtain information from the government department. Fees are applicable. Contact below for application forms and other information.
Department for Education and Child Development
31 Flinders St
South Australia 5000
GPO Box 1152
South Australia 5001
Ph: (08) 8207 2648
Fax: (08) 8207 7098
Free call: 1800 088 158
To apply for information if you are adopted you can download an application form direct from the department at: https://www.childprotection.sa.gov.au/sites/g/files/net916/f/adoption_information_adopted_person_form.pdf
To apply for information if you are a birth parent you can download an application form direct from the department at: https://www.childprotection.sa.gov.au/sites/g/files/net916/f/adoption_information_birth_parent_form.pdf
Other Agencies/Support Groups – Relationships Australia provides various services and support groups, further information at their website: https://www.rasa.org.au/services/couples-families/post-adoption-support-services-pass/
Or you can contact us and we will send you the relevant form and some initial reading.