Outdoor smoking areas certificate
Smoking is banned in outdoor eating and drinking areas in the Northern Territory.
However, licensed premises that meet strict requirements can establish and operate outdoor smoking areas.
When to apply for an outdoor smoking areas certificate
You should apply for an outdoor smoking areas certificate if you plan to establish an outdoor smoking area on your premises.
If your submission meets legislative requirements, you will be issued a compliance certificate.
This certificate means that you can start work on your outdoor smoking area, knowing that it will comply with legislation when complete.
Before you apply
You should enlist the help of an approved provider to prepare your submission.
You should also consider your ability to provide all supporting information.
How to apply
You need to submit an application for an outdoor smoking areas certificate form.
You can submit this form and the prescribed fee at your nearest Territory Business Centre.