Death of a liquor licensee
If a liquor licensee dies, the licence continues in force until the date it:
- expires or
- is cancelled under section 80 of the Liquor Act 2019 – whichever happens first.
Conduct of business after death
You can apply to conduct the business of a deceased licensee if you are:
- the legal representative of the deceased licensee
- a member of the deceased licensee’s family who is 18 years or older or
- the representative of a person or class of people claiming an entitlement in the estate of a deceased licensee.
How to apply
To apply, follow these steps:
Step 1. Fill in an application for approval to conduct the business of a deceased licensee.
Step 2. Submit your application with a copy of your identification to email@example.com.
For more information, contact Licensing NT.
Last updated: 18 February 2020
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