State Coroner's Court

State Coroner's Court

Organisation Address
302 King William St Adelaide, SA 5000
Organisation Phone
08 8204 0600
Organisation Fax
08 8204 0633
Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm

The State Coroner must inquire into every death that is reported in accordance with the Coroner's Act. The inquiry is to establish the cause of death, and is required when a person dies violently, or from an unusual, unknown, unexpected or unnatural cause. In some cases an inquest is held to establish the cause and circumstance of death. Deaths in certain other circumstances, such as deaths in custody, must also be investigated

  • Investigation of deaths reported in accordance with the Coroner's Act - including post-mortem examination
  • Counselling and support for relatives and friends of a deceased person - provided by social workers
Last updated: 27/10/2015
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