To arrange an exhumation you must apply for a licence from the Attorney-General.
The licence application form includes details of criteria, information and documentation required by the Attorney-General.
There's no specific timeframe on the process, as each application has different circumstances.
Application and all accompanying documentation to be posted or emailed to:
Office of the Chief Executive
agd.agd [at] sa.gov.au
GPO Box 464
ADELAIDE SA 5001
For further information about exhumations in South Australia see the Burial and Cremation Act 2013 and information from SA Health regarding human remains.