New Licence Fees

The annual licence fee for Commercial Passenger Vehicle operators in the Territory have been significantly reduced under the new reforms. The tables below show the former and new licence fees that will come into effect as of 1 February 2018.

Table 1 – Former Licence Fees

Region Taxi Taxi MPT Sub Taxi Minibus Minibus MPV Private Hire Limousine Courtesy Vehicle Special Function Special Passenger Motor Omnibus (for 3 years) Tourist Vehicles (for 3 years)
Darwin (100%) $20,240 $10,120 $495 $17,600 $8,800 $6,600 $2,200 $     - $ 550 $165 $550 $ 550
Alice Springs (~81%) $16,445 $8,223 $495 $14,300 $7,150 $6,600 $2,200 $    - $550 $165 $550 $550
Katherine (~56%) $11,385 $5,693 $495 $9,900 $4,950 $6,600 $2,200 $    - $550 $165 $550 $550
Tennant Creek (~28%) $5,693 $2,846 $495 $4,950 $2,475 $6,600 $2,200 $    - $550 $165 $550 $550
Nhulunbuy (~31%) $6,325 $3,163 $495 $5,500 $2,750 $6,600 $2,200 $    - $550 $165 $550 $550
Jabiru (0%) $5,693 $2,846 $495 $4,950 $2475 $6,600 $2,200 $    - $550 $165 $550 $550
Yulara $5,693 $2,846 $495 $4,950 $2475 $6,600 $2,200 $    - $550 $165 $550 $550

Table 2 – New Licence Fees as of 1 February 2018

Region

Taxi

Taxi MPT

Sub Taxi

Minibus

Minibus MPV

Private Hire

Limousine

Special Function Special Passenger Courtesy Vehicle Motor Omnibus
(for 3 years)
Tourist Vehicle
(for 3 years)

Rideshare

Darwin

$5,000

$300

$300

$3,000

$300

$300

$300

$300 $150 $ - $550 $550

$300

Alice Springs

$4,000

$300

$300

$2,600

$300

$300

$300

$300 $150 $ - $550 $550

$300

Katherine

$2,500

$300

$300

$1,625

$300

$300

$300

$300 $150 $ - $550 $550

$300

Tennant Creek

$1,500

$300

$300

$975

$300

$300

$300

$300 $150 $ - $550 $550

$300

Nhulunbuy

$1,500

$300

$300

$975

$300

$300

$300

$300 $150 $ - $550 $550

$300

Jabiru

$1,500

$300

$300

$975

$300

$300

$300

$300 $150 $ - $550 $550

$300

Yulara

$1,500

$300

$300

$975

$300

$300

$300

$300 $150 $ - $550 $550

$300

Last updated: 01 February 2018