Registration of a Non-Government School - Northern Territory


You will need this registration if you intend to operate a non-government school.

The registration must specify conditions of the registration, including the educational programs the school is authorised to provide and the year levels of the students.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To qualify for this registration, the school must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • it is accountable for its safe, legal and financially viable operation and have in place corporate governance arrangements
  • it has curricula, teaching and assessment policies and practices to effectively deliver education services
  • it provides a safe, healthy and supportive learning environment


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please check with the agency for information on fees to be submitted.


Approval time

A written application must be made to the registrar of non-government schools (the registrar) at least one year before the school begins to provide educational programs.

Administering agency

Department of Education

Contact details

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