Demersal Fishery Licence - Northern Territory


Demersal is quota based, and proof of purchase of quota is required before this licence can be issued. This licence is non-transferable, but the quota is transferable.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Quota Fishery


5 Years.


$1,195 annual licence fee, plus fishery unit fee (2019-20) plus NT Seafood Council Levy.

Cash, Credit card / EFTPOS, cheque or money order.

Act(s) name

Fisheries Act 1988 Northern Territory

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries Regulations 1992 Northern Territory

Administering agency

Fisheries Group

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:

Licensing Officer

Operating address: 33 Vaughan Street
Berrimah NT 0828
Mailing address: GPO Box 3000
Darwin NT 0801
Phone: 0889992183
Fax: 0889992057
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