Court cases, orders and sentencing


This guide has information for people who are charged with an offence and have to go to a criminal court.

Criminal courts in the Northern Territory (NT) are:

  • Local Court -  held in Darwin, Alice Springs, Katherine, Tennant Creek and bush courts in remote areas.
  • Supreme Court - held in Darwin and Alice Springs.

Find out more information on types of courts and their roles.

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Last updated: 27 April 2016

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