Community Store Licence - Australian Government


You may need this licence if you intend to operate a community store and you intend to accept income managed funds on the BasicsCard or credit income managed funds to a store account.

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:

  • submit an application form
  • submit any required supporting documentation.


In force until revoked or the relevant legislation ceases to have effect.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Community Store Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory Act 2012 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Social Services

Families and Communities

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Families and Communities

Department of Social Services

Operating address: Tuggeranong Office Park
Soward Way (cnr Athllon Drive)
Australian Capital Territory 2900
Mailing address: PO BOX 7576
Canberra BC, Australian Capital Territory 2610
Phone: 02 6146 0001
Phone: 1300 653 227