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9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2019
Nov. 14, 2019
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name Surge Holdings, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001392694  
Document Type 10-Q/A  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2019  
Amendment Flag true  
Amendment Description We filed our Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 30, 2019 on November 14, 2019 (the "Original Report"). We are filing this Amendment No. 1 on Form 10-Q/A (this "Amendment") to (i) correct a typo in Note 5 to the Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements, to reflect that the pro-forma net revenues of the Company with the ECS Business, had the entities been combined on January 1, 2018, was, for the nine months ended September 30, 2019, $45,503,800 and not $4,847,467; and (ii) add additional disclosure to the Liquidity, Capital Resources And Going Concern Section under Item 2 Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations, to disclose that the increase of $4,972,511 in the Company's net intangible assets in 2019 is primarily due to the purchase of the ECS Business from GBT. Pursuant to Rule 12b-15 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, this Amendment also contains new certifications pursuant to Sections 302 and 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, which are attached hereto. No other changes have been made to the Original Report. This Amendment No. 1 to the Original Report speaks as of the original filing date of the Original Report, does not reflect events that may have occurred subsequent to the original filing date, and does not modify or update in any way disclosures made in the Original Report.  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Ex Transition Period false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   100,995,459
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019