Tourist Accommodation Licence for Lord Howe Island - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to operate a tourist accommodation or operate any other commercial activities on Lord Howe Island. Tourist accommodation is defined as public accommodation that is provided predominantly for tourists to the Island as a commercial activity.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • provide a plan detailing the particulars of the proposed accommodation premises (including details of room numbers)
  • comply with any other requirements
  • pay any fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


A licence continues to be in force until such time as it is cancelled or, in the case of a licence that is granted for a specified term, when that term expires.



Please consult the Contact Officer for information on any fees to be submitted.



Application for a Tourist Accommodation Licence - Lord Howe Island - Please consult the Contact Officer for further information on any forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Lord Howe Island Board

Act(s) name

Lord Howe Island Act 1953 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Lord Howe Island Regulation 2014 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries, Administration Office
Lord Howe Island Board

Operating address:
Bowker Avenue
Lord Howe Island
New South Wales 2898
Mailing address:
Lord Howe Island, New South Wales 2898


02 6563 2066


02 6563 2127

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