Coverage Determination - Northern Territory


You may need to apply for pipeline coverage if you intend to operate a gas pipeline. Pipeline coverage enables the Australian Energy Regulator to regulate the gas pipeline.

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.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $7500.00

Fees for 2023-24


Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources Important
Comply All National Competition Council: Gas Guide - PDF (Opens in new window) Important
Comply All National Gas Rules - Coverage - National Gas Rules - Coverage
Comply All Regulatory Classifications of Gas Pipelines (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

National Gas (Northern Territory) Act 2008 Northern Territory

Application process



Applications must be made in writing to the National Competition Council and:

  • comply with the National Gas Rules
  • state the applicant's name and contact details
  • identify the pipeline for which coverage is sought
  • provide details of the pipeline's classification or, if there is no classification, the classification the applicant considers appropriate
  • state the applicant's reasons for seeking coverage of the pipeline
  • include any information or documents on which the applicant relies in support of the application.

Administering agency

National Competition Council

Contact details

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