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.

Barunga Agreement

NEWS / 8 Jun 2018

Barunga Agreement

The Northern Territory Government and the NT’s four Land Councils have signed an historic Memorandum of Understanding paving the way for consultations to begin with Aboriginal people about a Treaty.

Historic $229m investment to overhaul youth justice system

NEWS / 8 May 2018

Historic $229m investment to overhaul youth justice system

In April the Northern Territory Government announced it’s $229.6 million investment over the next five years to fix the failing child protection and youth justice systems.

Budget 2018

NEWS / 1 May 2018

Budget 2018

The 2018 Territory Budget invests in more jobs, more people and a brighter future.  The Northern Territory Government is building a brighter future through generational change, with targeted investments in children and families, housing, health and schools.

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