About DefenceNT

DefenceNT supports Defence, national security agencies and the Defence community in the Northern Territory.

The group assists government in its strategic engagement with Defence, the Australian Government, states and territories and Australia’s military allies.

DefenceNT also facilitates opportunities for local industry and our workforce to participate in defence and national security work.


The NT is a key defence and national security hub and the primary centre for maintaining facilities and assets deployed to the region.

To find out more read the 2018 Northern Territory Defence and national security strategy.


Department of Trade, Business and Innovation 
Level 1, Development House
76 The Esplanade 

GPO Box 3200
Darwin NT 0801
Phone: (08) 8999 7520

Last updated: 16 March 2018


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