Game Meat Processing Licence - Northern Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to operate premises for processing game animals for human consumption. A game animal is an animal harvested in its natural habitat.

All meat produced under this licence can only be sold if it is processed, packed and stored at the licensed establishment and in accordance with the relevant standard.

You can apply for this licence as an individual or company. If you are applying as a company or do not intend to carry out day to day management of operations yourself, you must nominate a manager.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible,

  • you must be a fit and proper person
  • have no relevant convictions.

You may also be required to publish a notice in a newspaper circulating in the area.


One year


30th June each year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $202.00

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $135.00

Fees for 2023-24


Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Meat Industries

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.