Restricted Electrical Licence - Northern Territory

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to carry out low voltage electrical work relating to equipment that is connected to a fixed electrical installation, associated with your primary trade, vocation or calling (occupation) and would otherwise require the services of a registered electrical contractor or licensed electrician.

You must have a legitimate reason to perform this electrical work. Examples of legitimate reasons to apply for this licence are, if you will be completing electrical work with:

  • gas equipment
  • water plumbing, heating and ventilation
  • refrigeration and air conditioning equipment
  • any other low voltage electrical work.

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:

  • have completed a minimum of 12 months training in your primary work function for which the licence is applied
  • clearly identify the type of electrical work to be carried out
  • demonstrate the need for a restricted licence and that this need is on a regular basis
  • include advice from the employer setting out how the "on-the-job" training will be carried out - supervision must be carried out by a licence holder of the same or greater scope, in the same work area category
  • all applicants must undergo a colour identification test.

Duration

Five years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $269.00

Fees for 2021-22

Administering agency

Electrical Workers and Contractors Licensing Board

Contact details

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Enquiries - Alice Springs

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Ground Floor, The Green Well Building
50 Bath Street
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870
Mailing address: PO BOX 9800
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0871
Toll Free: 1800 193 111
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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Enquiries - Darwin

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Building 3, Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah, Northern Territory 0828
Mailing address: GPO BOX 9800
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Toll Free: 1800 193 111
Fax: 08 8982 1725
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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Enquiries - Katherine

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Shop 1, Randazzo Building
18 Katherine Terrace
Katherine, Northern Territory 0851
Mailing address: PO BOX 9800
Katherine, Northern Territory 0851
Toll Free: 1800 193 111
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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Enquiries - Tennant Creek

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Shop 2, Barkly House
Cnr Davidson and Paterson Streets
Tennant Creek, Northern Territory, 0860
Mailing address: PO BOX 9800
Tennant Creek, Northern Territory 0861
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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