Licence to Sell or Supply Poisons - Northern Territory


This licence is required to sell or supply Schedule 2 or 7 poisons.

Schedule 2 poisons, which are poisons for therapeutic use, may only be sold in pharmacies or if the retailer is more than 25 km from a pharmacy.

Where pesticides (Schedule 7 poisons e.g. 1080) are being sold the vendor must ensure that the pesticide is registered and the vendor must also meet AGSAFE requirements, including AGSAFE Industry Organisation Accreditation.

Service type


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


Up to 36 Months on anniversary of application.


Application fee: $59 (50 revenue units)
Licence fee: $59 per year (50 revenue units)
2018 - 19 Revenue unit = $1.18

Act(s) name

Medicines, Poisons & Therapeutic Goods Act 2012 NT

Administering agency

Department of Health

Medicines & Poisons Control

Contact details

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


Operating address: 2nd Floor
Casuarina Plaza
Casuarina NT 0810
Mailing address: Attention: Medicine & Poisons Control
PO Box 40596
Casuarina NT 0811
Phone: 0889227341
Fax: 0889227200
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