Change a liquor licence nominee
All licensed premises in the Northern Territory (NT) must have a manager who is responsible for upholding the premises' liquor licence.
If the manager is away for at least 7 days, the licensee must appoint an acting nominee to take responsibility for the conduct of the licence.
Read below to find out how to change the manager, also known as the nominee, or appoint an acting nominee of a liquor licence.
Before you apply
The new nominee, or acting nominee must do all of the following:
- complete a responsible service of alcohol (RSA) course
- understand and follow the code of practice to assist in responsible alcohol promotion.
How to apply
Change of manager
To apply for a change of manager, follow these steps:
Step 1. Fill in the change of manage of a liquor licence form.
Step 2. Get a police history check.
Step 3. Submit your form online or at your nearest Territory Business Centre.
Appoint an acting nominee
To appoint an acting nominee, follow these steps:
Step 1. Fill in the appoint an acting liquor licensee form.
Step 2. Submit your form and a copy of the manager's RSA certificate by email or in person.
Read how to appoint an acting liquor licensee.
Submit at your nearest Territory Business Centre.
For more information or help, contact Licensing NT by calling 08 8999 1800.
Last updated: 24 January 2022
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