NT legislation

You can get information about past and present Northern Territory Government law. This information is held in several databases as detailed below.

Current NT legislation database

You can search a database of all the current consolidated Acts and subordinate legislation of the Northern Territory (NT).

You can view:

  • legislation alphabetically
  • legislation by type - such as Acts, by-laws and regulations
  • legislation by controlling agency
  • legislation by parent Act and subordinate legislation
  • historical legislation tables and Index to Legislation
  • NT copyright policy in relation to legislation.

For more information or to make a search go to the current NT legislation database page at the Department of the Chief Minister website.

Register of legislation database

This database contains details of Bills put forward for consideration by the Legislative Assembly, Acts resulting from these proposals and new and amending subordinate legislation. 

For more information or to make a search go to the register of legislation database page at the Department of the Chief Minister website.

NT legislation history database

This database gives details about the historical consolidations of Acts and subordinate legislation of the NT as in force during particular periods.

It also indicates and gives details where the Acts or subordinate legislation were amended or repealed.

For more information or to make a search go to the NT legislation history database page at the Department of the Chief Minister website.

Disclaimer

While every care has been taken in the preparation of documents on the Northern Territory legislation databases, the documents should only be used as a guide and no responsibility is taken or accepted for their accuracy. 

If you have a query about any of these databases, please contact the Office of the Parliamentary Counsel on (08) 8999 7967 or (08) 8999 7944.

Last updated: 21 April 2016