Fish Retailer Licence - Northern Territory


You will be required to apply for this licence if you intend to process and sell fish to the final consumer. It includes such activities as shops, takeaway food outlets, restaurants, mobile food vans and street stalls.

All fish must be purchased from a licensed fisherman or trader/processor.

The licence is non-transferable. If you purchase the business, you must apply for a new licence.

For more information, please contact the department.

Service type


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


Five years


Please contact your council for information on fees to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Fisheries 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:

Licensing Officer

Fisheries Licensing

Operating address: 33 Vaughan Street
Berrimah, Northern Territory 0828
Mailing address: GPO BOX 3000
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 08 8999 2183
Fax: 08 8999 2057
Contact us website: Contact NT Fisheries (Opens in new window)