Extractive Mineral Permit or Mineral Authority for an Extractive Mineral Permit - Northern Territory


An extractive mineral allows the holder to extract or remove from the natural surface of the land in the permit area deposits of extractive minerals specified in the permit.

Service type


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


5 years. Can be renewed more than once.


Application Fee: $242 (200 revenue units)
Annual Administration Fee: $121 (100 revenue units)
Annual Rent: $65 per hectare (54 revenue units)

Above fees are all GST exempt.

Advertising Costs: These costs will vary depending on the type of land tenure and location of the application area.
(Revenue Unit is $1.21 in 2019/20)

Act(s) name

Mineral Titles Act 2010 Northern Territory

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industry and Resources

Titles Division

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:

Customer Services Officer

Operating address: Fifth Floor, Centrepoint Building
50 Smith Street Mall
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address: GPO Box 4550
Darwin NT 0801
Phone: 0889995322
Fax: 0889817106
Email: titles.info@nt.gov.au
Website: http://www.minerals.nt.gov.au (Opens in new window)