Fish Retailer Licence - Northern Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to sell fish or aquatic life to a final consumer. Licence holders are not authorised to sell fish to a person who intends to resell it. Businesses and people who need this type of licence include:

  • shops
  • takeaway food outlets
  • restaurants
  • mobile food vans
  • street stalls.

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

If you intend to purchase fish or aquatic life for processing and resale to other licence holders such as fish brokers, fish retailers or wholesalers, you will need a fish trader / processor licence.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

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Ten years


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

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Fisheries Division

Contact details

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