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Approval of University / Higher Education Providers - Northern Territory


You will need this approval if you are a university or higher education provider, and you intend to start providing courses which lead to Australian higher education qualifications in the Northern Territory.

Approval is required for the:

  • establishment or recognition of new universities
  • operation of overseas higher education institutions
  • offering of higher education courses by institutions other than universities
  • operation of interstate universities in the NT.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


5 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $60207.00

Application fee. Fees for 2024-25


Administering agency

Department of Education

Contact details

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