Restricted Electrical Licence - Northern Territory


Restricted Electrical Licences are designed for those persons who can demonstrate a genuine need to perform some electrical work as part of their trade, for example a domestic appliance service person, Refrigeration/Airconditioning Mechanic, Plumber & Drainer, Instrument Fitter, etc. This licence will be subject to restrictions and conditions as specified on the licence. A Restricted Licence does not authorise the holder to carry out the installation or alteration of fixed wiring.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Relevant trade background or current interstate restricted licence


5 years from date of issue of licence.



Cash, Credit Card, Cheque, Money Order.

Act(s) name

Electrical Workers & Contractors Act 1983 NT

Administering agency

Electrical Workers & Contractors Licensing Board

Contact details

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

Territory Business Centre, Darwin

Operating address: Ground Floor, Building 3, Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah NT 0828
Mailing address: GPO Box 9800
Darwin NT 0801
Toll Free: 1800193111
Phone: 0889821700
Fax: 0889821725
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