Permit to Possess Drugs in a Medical Kit - Northern Territory


A medical kit contains human medicines which are scheduled substances. Some medical kits contain drugs which are normally only available on prescription. A permit is required in order to possess kits containing S4 and S8 substances, when the possessor is not otherwise authorised.

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.


$57 per year (50 revenue units)
2017-18 Revenue unit = $1.15

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
Website: (Opens in new window)