Second-Hand Dealer Licence - Australian Capital Territory


You will require this licence if you intend to operate a business that involves buying, selling, exchanging or otherwise dealing in second-hand goods in the Australian Capital Territory.

Please use the contact details below to find out 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:

  • be at least 18 years of age
  • be a fit and proper person
  • apply in the appropriate form
  • pay the required fee.

This licence may be applied for by individuals, partnerships and corporations. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $157.00

1 year.

Apply Application All $706.00 5 year.
Renew Renewal All $72.00 10 days in 1 year.

Act(s) name

Traders (Licensing) Act 2016 ACT

Application process


Your completed application must be supported by two (2) forms of personal identification for each individual, partner or executive officer. Please view the application form for details.

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Business and Industry Licensing

Access Canberra

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6207 3000
Phone: 13 22 81