Fish Retailer Licence - Northern Territory


This licence is required for any person who wishes to process and/or sell fish, whether processed or not, to members of the public. 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.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Proof of ID
Location of business
Certificate of Registration issued under Food Act
Company extract listing Director/s
Proof of Food business registration


5 Years.



Act(s) name

Fisheries Act 1988 Northern Territory

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries Regulations 1992 Northern Territory

Additional information

Application can be completed on paper or online at

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
Website: (Opens in new window)