Off-shore Net and Line Fishery Licence - Northern Territory


This Fishery is quota based, and proof of purchase of quota is required before this licence can be issued. This licence is non-transferable, but the quota is transferable.

Service type


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


5 Years.


$1,195 annual licence fee, plus fishery unit fee plus NT Seafood Council Levy.

Cash, Credit Card / EFTPOS, cheque or money order.

Act(s) name

Fisheries Act 1988 Northern Territory

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries Regulations 1992 Northern Territory

Additional information

Quota units must be attached to licence. Whoever is fishing must be an approved operator on the licence.

16A or 17E for licence and 96CB for fishing units.
Proof of ID for person, company search document.

Administering agency

Fisheries Group

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: 33 Vaughan Street
Berrimah NT 0828
Mailing address: GPO Box 3000
Darwin NT 0801
Phone: 0889992183
Fax: 0889992057
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