Special Passenger Vehicle Licence - Northern Territory


This licence permits an accredited operator to operate a Special Passenger Vehicle (SPV) in the Northern Territory.

The vehicle must be unique and highly modified, e.g. a tram based vehicle, amphibious vehicle or a vehicle that is designed to do a specific task in the conveying passengers for hire or reward.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

An operator must hold current operator accreditation in the NT.


Allow up to 10 working days for your application to be processed. Please contact the Motor Vehicle Registry on 1300 654 628 for further information.


The annual application fee for a SPV CVL is $150 regardless of the region.

Regulation(s) name

Commercial Passenger (Miscellaneous) Regulations 2018 Northern Territory

Administering agency

Passenger Transport Division

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:

Accreditation & Licensing Officer

Operating address: 2nd Floor, Energy House
18 - 20 Cavenagh Street
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address: PO Box 2520
Darwin NT 0801
Toll Free: 1300654628
Phone: 0889247580
Email: cpv.admin@nt.gov.au
Website: https://transport.nt.gov.au/contact (Opens in new window)