Permit for Introduction - Northern Territory

Description

You may require this permit if you intend to import plants, plant products or associated material and equipment. These items may present the risk of introducing new pest and diseases into the Northern Territory.

There are three types of licences available:

  • plants and plant products - you will require this licence if you intend to import any plants and plant products. This may include parts of plants other than seeds, pulp or dried material, and samples to be submitted for diagnostic or laboratory testing
  • soil, compost and potting mix - you will require this licence if you intend to import soil, compost and potting mix, unless it is prepared under the relevant Australian standard
  • machinery, equipment and other plant related material - you will require this licence if you intend to import agricultural or earth moving equipment.
The importer must be the person listed on the application form. They must also include location details.

Service type

Licence

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

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All This licence does not require a fee.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Plant Quarantine Manual - PDF (Opens in new window)

Approval time

You should allow 5 working days for approval.

Transfer

This licence cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Quarantine NT

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:

Enquiries

Quarantine NT

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Phone: 0889992118
Fax: 0889992053
Email: quarantine@nt.gov.au