Dealers Licence - Northern Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to buy, sell or otherwise trade in firearms in the course of your business.

The owner and any employees that will work with firearms will need to fill out a Dealer Nominee Application.

A dealer (or an employee or partner of that dealer) may in the ordinary course of the business of the licensed dealer:

  • buy, sell, exchange or hire out firearms
  • possess unregistered firearms
  • carry or discharge a firearm for the purpose of demonstrating the firearm to a prospective purchaser or for the purpose of testing it.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the agency for information regarding eligibility requirements. 


Five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $892.00

Fees for 2021-22

Administering agency

Northern Territory Police, Fire and Emergency Services

Police Civil Employment Unit

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:

Officer in Charge, Firearms Policy and Records Unit

Police Civil Employment Unit

Northern Territory Police, Fire and Emergency Services

Northern Territory
Operating address: Peter McAulay Centre
McMillans Road
Berrimah NT 0828
Mailing address: PO BOX 39764
Winnellie, Northern Territory 0821
Phone: 08 8922 3543
Fax: 08 8922 3540
Website: Police General Enquiries (Opens in new window)