Certificate of Registration as a Poisons Wholesaler - Northern Territory


You will need this registration if you intend to stock and sell certain medicines and poisons by wholesale. This includes poisons for therapeutic use, poisons restricted to medical, dental or veterinary prescription or supply, hazardous poisons, poisons requiring special precautions or those for which restrictions recommended for drugs of dependence apply.

If you are granted a certificate of registration, you can supply medicines and poisons to:

  • medical practitioners
  • dentists
  • veterinarians
  • pharmacists
  • retailers licensed to sell Schedule 2 or 7 substances
  • holders of medical kit authorisations.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must be a suitable person to hold the licence and provide:

  • a plan and description of your premises and the security measures
  • information about how your records will be kept
  • details of how you will check stock.


Up to three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $67.00

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $134.00

Fees for 2023-24

Administering agency

Department of Health

Medicines and Poisons Control

Contact details

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