Crown Land Miscellaneous Licence - Northern Territory


You will be required to apply to the Minister for a miscellaneous licence if you intend to go on Crown lands, or lands subject to a lease granted, and to take from the land:

  • live or dead timber or wood
  • stone, shell, sand, gravel, clay or earth, not being or supposed to be metalliferous
  • salt
  • seaweed
  • bark
  • any other substance or article the property of the Territory.

An application for a miscellaneous licence shall be made in writing to the Minister and shall set out:

  • the full name and address of the applicant
  • the occupation of the applicant
  • a description of the area applied for
  • the purpose for which the licence is required.

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 a miscellaneous licence you must:

  • submit the application form
  • pay the prescribed application fee.

If you require further information on eligibility, please consult the Contact Officer.


No longer than 12 months.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer on any prescribed application fees.


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

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Usage of Crown Land Policy - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Crown Lands Act 1992 Northern Territory

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics

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:

Darwin Office

Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics

Operating address: Energy House
Level 5
18 - 20 Cavenagh Street
Darwin, Northern Territory 0800
Mailing address: PO BOX 1680
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 08 8999 6886
Fax: 08 8999 5404
Website: Contact a Crown Land Estate Office (Opens in new window)