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.


Five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $54229.00 Application fee. Fees for 2022-23


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.