Liquor Licence - Northern Territory

Service summary

This licence is required in order to sell alcohol. This applies to such activities as restaurants, hotels, cruises or tour operators, offering or providing alcohol to their clients. The Act does not allow for the taking of alcohol onto Restricted Areas such as Aboriginal Communities. You should also be aware of the restrictions imposed by the Commonwealth Stronger Futures in the NT Act 2012 relating to the possession, consumption, supply or transport of liquor in prescribed areas.
Activities conducted on Commonwealth land, such as army base clubs are exempted under the Liquor Act.

Provisions are in place for licence holders to apply for a special licence or a special continuing licence to allow for the selling of alcohol at times other than stipulated on the liquor licence, or in the case of sporting or social clubs selling alcohol to members.

Service type

Licence

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

Duration

Until revoked, cancelled or suspended.

Fees

$200 application fee

Administering agency

Licensing NT

Act(s) name

Liquor Act 1978 (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

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