Private Investigator Requirements in Northern Territory
In order to begin work, you will need to apply for an Inquiry Agents Licence administered by the Department of Business. You must be over 18 years of age to apply. You will be required to provide a Criminal History Check and lodge an application with the Commissioner of Consumer Affairs to become registered. Visit the Department of Business website for more information.
You will need to obtain a Certificate III in Investigative Services.
“The Certificate III in Investigative Services offers the skills and knowledge required to plan and conduct investigations, co-ordinate investigative work teams, undertake surveillance or factual investigation, and apply the legal requirements of private investigation to your practical work”.