Dangerous Goods Driver Licence - Northern Territory

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to use a vehicle to transport dangerous goods in the Northern Territory. This licence is required if your vehicle's capacity is more than 500 kilograms or 500 litres.

There may be additional requirements that you need to meet depending on the types of dangerous goods you will be carrying, such as security sensitive ammonium nitrate or class one explosives.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • be a Northern Territory resident
  • be over the age of 21
  • hold a Northern Territory driver licence issued by the Motor Vehicle Registry
  • have a medical certificate issued not more than six months before you apply
  • successfully completed the TLILIC0001 - 'Licence to transport dangerous goods by road' course, delivered by an NT WorkSafe approved registered training organisation in the preceding six months
  • an extract from each driving licensing authority in which you have held a drivers licence within the past five years. If you have only held a NT driver's licence in the past five years, NT WorkSafe can access the required information if authorised to do so.

To be eligible to transport security sensitive ammonium nitrate (SSAN) you must:

  • have a criminal history check issued not more than six months before you apply
  • have a letter from your employer stating the transport of SSAN is a requirement of your employment conditions.

Duration

Five years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $60.00

Fees for 2021-22

Apply Renewal All $60.00

Fees for 2021-22

Administering agency

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

NT WorkSafe

Contact details

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Enquiries - Alice Springs

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Ground Floor, The Green Well Building
50 Bath Street
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870
Mailing address: PO BOX 9800
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0871
Toll Free: 1800 193 111
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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Enquiries - Darwin

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Building 3, Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah, Northern Territory 0828
Mailing address: GPO BOX 9800
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Toll Free: 1800 193 111
Fax: 08 8982 1725
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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Enquiries - Katherine

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Big Rivers Government Centre
5 First Street
Katherine, Northern Territory 0851
Mailing address: PO BOX 9800
Katherine, Northern Territory 0851
Toll Free: 1800 193 111
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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Enquiries - Tennant Creek

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Shop 2, Barkly House
Cnr Davidson and Paterson Streets
Tennant Creek, Northern Territory, 0860
Mailing address: PO BOX 9800
Tennant Creek, Northern Territory 0861
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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Workplace Health and Safety

NT WorkSafe

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

Northern Territory
Operating address: Ground floor, Building 3, Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah, Northern Territory 0828
Operating address: Randazzo Centre
18 Katherine Terrace
Katherine, Northern Territory 0850
Operating address: The Green Well Building
50 Bath Street
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1722
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 1800 019 115
Email: ntworksafe@nt.gov.au
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