Grazing Licence - Northern Territory


You will be required to apply to the Minister for a grazing licence if you intend to graze stock or a particular kind of stock on Crown lands that are not already held under a lease or licence and are not reserved or dedicated lands.

An application for a grazing licence shall be made in writing to the Minister and shall be signed by either the applicant or their agent. The application should include the following:

  • the full name and address of the applicant
  • the occupation of the applicant
  • the situation, description and area of land in respect of which the application is made.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for a grazing licence you must:

  • submit the application form
  • pay the prescribed application fee
  • pay the amount payable as rent.

If you require further information on eligibility, please consult the Contact Officer.


Not exceeding 12 months.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Purchase Price All $500.00 The amount payable as rent.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Grazing Licence Application Form - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Usage of Crown Land Policy - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Crown Lands Act 1992 Northern Territory

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics

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:

Crown Land Estate - Darwin Office

Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics

Operating address: Energy House
Level 5
18 - 20 Cavenagh Street
Darwin, Northern Territory 0800
Mailing address: PO BOX 1680
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 08 8999 6886
Fax: 08 8999 5404
Website: Contact a Crown Land Estate Office (Opens in new window)