High Risk Work Licence - Northern Territory

Service summary

A High Risk Work Licence should be obtained if you are intending to complete any type of work as outlined in Schedule 3 of the Work Health and Safety (National Uniform Legislation) Regulations, including but not limited to:

  • Crane and Hoist operation ??? Tower crane, self-erecting tower crane, derrick crane, portal boom crane, Bridge and gantry crane, Vehicle loading crane, Non-slewing crane + slewing
  • Materials and Personal hoist
  • Forklift operation
  • Boom-Type elevating work platforms
  • Scaffolding work
  • Dogging and rigging work; and
  • Pressure equipment.
  • Concrete placing boom
  • Reach stacker

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

  • VET Competency training assessment reports within 60 days of issuing
  • Northern Territory resident (unless fly-in fly-out worker)
  • Applicant minimum age of 18

Duration

5 years.

Fees

Application for grant $76
Application for replacement licence document $38
Application for renewal $63

Other resources

Additional information

Application forms are to be lodged at a Territory Business Centre

Administering agency

NT WorkSafe

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety (National Uniform Legislation) Act 2011 (Northern Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (National Uniform Legislation) Regulations 2011 (Northern Territory)

Contact details

Territory Business Centre, Darwin

Other Offices:

Territory Business Centre, Katherine:
Street Address: Shop 1, Randazzo Building, 18 Katherine Terrace, Katherine NT 0850
Postal Address: PO Box 9800, Katherine NT 0851
Phone: 08 8973 8180
Fax: 08 8973 8188

Territory Business Centre, Tennant Creek:
Street Address: Ground Floor, Barkly House, 99 Paterson Street, Tennant Creek NT 0860
Postal Address: PO Box 9800, Tennant Creek NT 0861
Phone: 08 8962 4411
Fax: 08 8962 4413

Territory Business Centre, Alice Springs:
Street Address: The Green Well Building, 50 Bath Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Postal Address: PO Box 9800, Alice Springs NT 0871
Phone: 08 8951 8524
Fax: 08 8951 8533



Operating address:
Ground Floor, Building 3, Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah NT 0828
Mailing address:
GPO Box 9800
Darwin NT 0801

Toll Free:

1800193111

Phone:

0889821700

Fax:

0889821725
territory.businesscentre@nt.gov.au

Website:

http://www.nt.gov.au/business Opens in a new browser window

Supporting information

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