Licence to Conduct Private Hospital or Day Surgery - Northern Territory


This licence is required to operate a private hospital or day surgery. Information about the policy and guidelines for private hospitals can be obtained from the Department of Health.

Service type


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


Two years with annual inspection.



Act(s) name

Private Hospital Act 1981 NT

Application process

The paper form 'Application for Licence/Renewal of Licence' is available from the agency.

Administering agency

Department of Health

Contact details

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

Chief Health Officer

Operating address: 87 Mitchell Street
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address: PO Box 40596
Casuarina NT 0811
Phone: 0889992400