Special Function Vehicle Licence - Northern Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to operate a special function vehicle. Special function vehicles are vehicles of a distinct or unusual make, model, or appearance and must only be hired via pre-booking for the following approved events:

  • weddings
  • funerals
  • formal or graduation ceremonies
  • nationally significant events such as ANZAC Day.

Special function vehicle operators must comply with the Special Function Vehicle In-Service Maintenance Standards.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence, you must:


  • hold an NT driver licence with 'H' endorsement
  • hold Commercial Passenger Vehicle Operator Accreditation
  • have your vehicle checked and approved by an MVR Transport Inspector.


1 year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $300.00

Fees for 2023-24

Approval time

Please allow up to 10 working days for your application to be processed.

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics

Passenger Transport Division

Contact details

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