Driver and rider licence fees
MVR fees and charges will increase from 1 July 2019.
This increase will apply to any licence or registration due on or from this date.
The below fees and charges are subject to regulatory changes.
Test and examination fees
|Test / examinations||Fee|
|DriveSafe NT driver education enrolment fee||$110|
Learner and provisional licences
|Licence type||Validity period||Fee|
|Learner licence||2 years||$23|
|Provisional licence (under 25 years of age)||2 years||$48|
|Provisional licence (over 25 years of age)||1 year||$31|
Open licence (new or renewal)
Licence replacements or amendments
|Lost, stolen, misplaced or defaced||$21|
|Change of address, change of name, change of physical appearance, gender reassignment||NIL|
|Amendment to licence to upgrade licence classifications||$7|
|Amendment to licence to add new or additional endorsement||$7|
|Restricted rider (where another class of licence is held)||$7|
|Driver licence history search fee||$14|
|Evidence of age card||$28|
Alcohol ignition lock fees and subsidies
The application fee for an alcohol ignition lock licence is $56.
You must pay the cost to install, lease, service and remove a lock. Costs may vary depending on your supplier.
For more information including supplier contact details read how to get an alcohol ignition lock installed.
Low income and remote assistance subsidies
Low income earners and people living in remote areas can get help with alcohol ignition lock costs. The subsidies available are listed in the table below.
Low income earners can apply for subsidies toward lock installation, lease, service and removal costs.
If you live more than 150km from an urban centre - Alice Springs, Darwin, Katherine, Nhulunbuy or Tennant Creek - you can get help to cover the cost of unscheduled services. You can claim this remote assistance subsidy for up to three unscheduled services each year.
|Monthly rental||$50 per month|
|Scheduled service (included in monthly rental)||Included in monthly rental|
Last updated: 04 June 2019