Registration as a Surveyor - Northern Territory


You will need to register as a surveyor if you intend to represent yourself as a surveyor. A surveyor examines, documents and records features of an area.

Applicants must hold registration with a reciprocating Australian or New Zealand, Surveyors Registration Board or have gained a Certificate of Competency with the Surveyors Board of the Northern Territory.

Service type


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




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $105.00 Application for registration. Fee for 2020-21.
Apply Application All $42.00 Registration of a professional training agreement. Fee for 2020-21.
Apply Inspection All $465.00 Examination for a professional assessment. Fee for 2020-21.
Apply Licence All $211.00 Annual registration fee. Fee for 2020-21.
Apply Miscellaneous All $141.00 Restoration to the register. Fee for 2020-21.
Apply Miscellaneous All $105.00 Issue of letter of accreditation. Fee for 2020-21.

Act(s) name

Licensed Surveyors Act 1983 Northern Territory (Opens in new window)

Mutual Recognition (Northern Territory) Act 1992 Northern Territory

Administering agency

Surveyors Board of the Northern Territory

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:


Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics

Operating address: First Floor, Enterprise House
28 Knuckey Street
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address: GPO Box 1154
Darwin NT 0801
Phone: 0889991826
Fax: 0889951888
Website: (Opens in new window)