Motor Omnibus Licence - Northern Territory


You will need this licence to drive a motor omnibus for the purpose of hire or reward as part of a tour, charter, or approved route service.

A motor omnibus is an approved vehicle fitted, equipped and constructed in accordance with Australian rules and standards to carry more than eight passengers.

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 this licence you must:

  • hold a current Northern Territory driver's licence appropriate to the class of vehicle being driven
  • be the holder of a licence to drive a commercial passenger vehicle.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $550.00

Fees for 2021-22

Apply Licence All $66.00

Annual endorsement fee per vehicle. Fees for 2021-22

Regulation(s) name

Commercial Passenger (Miscellaneous) Regulations 1992 Northern Territory

Passenger Bus Regulations 1992 Northern Territory

Approval time

Allow 10 working days for your application to be processed.

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics

Passenger Transport Division

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:

Accreditation and Licensing Officer

Passenger Transport Division

Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics

Northern Territory
Contact us other: 08 8924 7580
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