Electrical Worker Licence - Northern Territory

Service summary

This licence is required to undertake electrical work done in connection with the installation or repair of an electric line or electrical article for the generation, transmission, supply or use of electric energy. This includes activities such as electrical cable jointer, electrical fitter, electrical linesman or electrical mechanic.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Electrical Trade training in the NT or current interstate electrical licence.


5 years from date of issue.



Administering agency

Electrical Workers & Contractors Licensing Board

Act(s) name

Mutual Recognition (Northern Territory) Act 1992 (Northern Territory)

Electrical Workers & Contractors Act 1983 (Northern Territory)

Contact details

Licensing Officer

Operating address:
Level 3, NAB House
71 Smith Street
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address:
GPO Box 1154
Darwin NT 0801




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

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