Pest Management Technician Licence - Northern Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to provide pest control services. This licence will allow you to use pesticides to control the following pests:

  • insects
  • rodents
  • birds
  • nematodes
  • bacteria
  • fungi
  • weeds
  • other forms of animal life or viruses that are pests.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must be a suitable person and provide evidence that you hold the relevant qualifications.

If you hold an equivalent pest management technician licence in another state or territory, you can apply for mutual recognition.


Up to three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $62.00

One year. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $124.00

Two years. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Variation All $186.00

Three years. Fees for 2021-22

Administering agency

Department of Health

Medicines and Poisons Control

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:


Medicines and Poisons Control

Department of Health

Northern Territory
Operating address: Manunda Place
Floor 5
38 Cavenagh Street
Darwin, Northern Territory 0800
Mailing address: PO BOX 40596
Casuarina, Northern Territory 0811
Phone: 08 8922 7341
Fax: 08 8922 7200
Website: Medicines and Poisons Control (Opens in new window)