Inquiry Agent Licence - Northern Territory

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to undertake any of the following work as an inquiry agent or private detective:

  • getting information about a person's character, actions, business or occupation
  • collecting evidence for legal proceedings
  • searching for missing persons on behalf of someone else.

You can be licensed as an individual agent or as a corporation, all licensed agents must have an approved manager.

Service type

Licence

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 to hold the licence
  • be at least 18 years of age
  • obtain a criminal history check
  • advertise your application.

If you are licensed in another state or territory, you may apply for mutual recognition.

Duration

Three or five years

Expiry

This licence will expire on the anniversary of the date it was issued.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $146.00

Processing fee - all applications. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Application All $127.00

Three years. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Application All $189.00

Five years. Fees for 2022-23

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Contact details

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

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

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

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