Registration of an Item of a Plant - Northern Territory


The owners of items of plant must ensure that it is registered before it can be used in the workplace. Items of plant are specified in Schedule 5 Part 2 of the Work Health and Safety (Uniform National Legislation) Regulations:

  • Pressure Equipment categorised as hazard level A, B or C according to criteria in AS 4343
  • Pressure vessels categorised as hazard level A, B or C according to AS 4343, except: gas cylinders; LP Gas fuel vessels for automotive use; and serially produced vessels.
  • Tower cranes including self-erecting tower cranes.
  • Lifts, including escalators and moving walkways.
  • Building maintenance units.
  • Amusement devices covered by AS 3533, except devices specified in clause 4(2).
  • Concrete placement units with delivery booms.
  • Mobile cranes with a rated capacity of greater than 10 t.
  • Vehicle hoists
  • Mast climbing work platforms
  • Boom-type elevating work platforms.

Service type


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


Five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $71.00 -
General Miscellaneous All $30.00

Replacement registration document

Renew Renewal All $81.00 -

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
General All Plant Item Registration - PDF (Opens in new window)

Additional information

Application forms are to be lodged at a Territory Business Centre

Administering agency

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

NT WorkSafe

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:

Workplace Health and Safety

NT WorkSafe

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

Mailing address: Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah, Northern Territory 0828
Mailing address: Randazzo Centre
18 Katherine Terrace
Katherine, Northern Territory 0850
Mailing address: The Green Well Building
50 Bath Street
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1722
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 1800 019 115
Contact us website: NT WorkSafe (Opens in new window)