Northern Territory Government
information and services

Arts, sport and leisure

Parks and reserves, libraries, archives, sport facilities, arts awards, arts grants, hiking, camping, museums, arts centres.

Boating, fishing and marine

Commercial fishing and aquaculture, marine pests, biosecurity, Indigenous fishing, recreational fishing, boat ramps, tides, boat rules and safety.

Business and industry

Mining and petroleum, remote jobs, agriculture, start a business, doing business with government, liquor licensing, gambling.

Community support and care

Child protection, families, seniors, multicultural communities, community grants, language services, local councils.

Driving and transport

Buses, driver licences, cycling, penalties, registration, heavy vehicles, road safety and conditions.

Education and learning

Early childhood, schools, term dates, special education, financial help and university.

Emergency and safety

Emergency contacts, crisis helplines, child safety, crocodile safety and reports, cyclones, floods, emergency kit, short term accommodation.

Employment, money and taxes

Employing people, apprenticeships, training, looking for work, employer obligations and paying tax.


Water, animals, native plants, weeds, environment data, environment protection, home gardens, and soil, land and vegetation.

Health and wellbeing

Where to find information about health and wellbeing in the Northern Territory, including hospital information.

Housing, property and land

Renting, buying, selling or building a home, land supply and clearing, industry information, pool fencing, buying and selling property with pools.

Your rights, crime and the law

Courts, alcohol, consumer rights, births, deaths, marriages, fines and crime.

Driving Aboriginal Economic Development

NEWS / 17 Jan 2018

Driving Aboriginal Economic Development

The Northern Territory Government has awarded $1.7million to projects that will drive economic development and support capacity building in remote communities across the Territory.

Creating 250 Jobs and revitalising the Darwin CBD

NEWS / 9 Jan 2018

Creating 250 Jobs and revitalising the Darwin CBD

The old Cavenagh House building will be demolished and replaced by a striking ‘green’ nine-storey office tower, which will create 250 construction jobs and will become the new administrative headquarters for the Department of Health with 660 government staff to be based there.

Public information sessions on tax and royalty policies

NEWS / 8 Jan 2018

Public information sessions on tax and royalty policies

The Northern Territory Government is holding public information sessions across the Territory to talk to Territorians about our taxes and royalties.

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