Attendances at SAET – Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic responses

17 November 2020

As of today, 17 November 2020, in accordance with South Australian Government advice and directions with regards to the recent Covid-19 cluster outbreak, the Tribunal is adopting the following practices.

Criteria for attending SAET in-person

Anyone attending SAET in-person must meet the Criteria for attending SAET in-person. The criteria is available at

Matters before Commissioners

Until further notice, all scheduled hearings and conferences, including those scheduled to be conducted in-person, will be conducted by teleconference. Commissioners will telephone attendees on the number provided at the scheduled time.

Matters before Presidential Members

Unless advised by the Tribunal, hearings and conferences will be conducted as scheduled.


We will continue to review our position in accordance with changing circumstances, updated Australian and State government protocols and the advice of health experts.

The Honourable Justice Steven Dolphin

South Australian Employment Tribunal