Interstate Retailer Licence (Liquor) - Northern Territory


If you are a licensed liquor retailer based outside of the NT (an interstate retailer), and you intend to sell liquor by retail to purchasers who are in the NT, or for delivery to any location within the NT, you are required to hold an interstate retail licence.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

A licensed interstate retailer is also required to comply with the conditions of their home state or territory licence as well as complying with certain requirements of the NT Act including:

  • that liquor must not be sold in the NT unless authorised by licence (penalties apply).
  • the sale price at which a liquor product is sold, or offered for sale, in the NT is not below the minimum unit price of $1.30 per standard drink.
  • providing certain data, to be collected and submitted to the regulator, under regulations, to be used to assess the impact of the minimum price on reducing alcohol related harms.
  • obligations in relation to liquor promotions.

Act(s) name

Liquor Act 2019 Northern Territory

Administering agency

Licensing NT

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: Level 3, NAB House
71 Smith Street
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address: GPO Box 1154
Darwin NT 0801
Phone: 0889991800
Fax: 0889997498
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