Private Bailiff Licence - Northern Territory

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to undertake work as a private bailiff. Private bailiffs execute warrants and processes and make arrests. Private bailiffs will generally be employed by the person or a legal representative of the person who is issuing the warrant.

You can be licensed as an individual or as a corporation.

Service type

Licence

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 fit and proper person
  • be 18 or older
  • obtain a criminal history check
  • advertise your application.

If you are licensed in another state or territory, you may apply for mutual recognition.

Duration

3 or 5 years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $135.00

Application - Three years. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $201.00

Application - Five years. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

You need to pay a bond to work as a private bailiff. The bond will vary between $1000 - $2000 depending on your business structure.

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $155.00

Processing fee. Fees for 2023-24

Application process

Apply

For more information about this registration or to apply by mail, email, fax or in person, please contact a Territory Business Centre using the contact information below.

Online applications are available through Licensing NT.

Approval time

Within 45 days

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.