Stamp Duty Information Sheet - Northern Territory


Stamp Duty is tax that is imposed on various types of documents and transactions relating to property acquisitions such as land, mining tenements, exploration licences, certain leases, business property and interests in land holding corporations and unit trusts. It is also imposed on policies of general insurance, deeds relating to trusts and the transfer and issue of motor vehicle certificates of registration.

Detailed information about stamp duty is available from the TRO website.

Service type


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



Act(s) name

Stamp Duty Act 1978 Northern Territory

Administering agency

Territory Revenue Office (Commissioner of Territory Revenue)

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:

Revenue Officer

Operating address: Level 14, Charles Darwin Centre
19 The Mall
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address: GPO Box 154
Darwin NT 0801
Phone: 1300305353
Website: (Opens in new window)