How to apply to NTCAT
Anyone in the Northern Territory (NT) can apply to NTCAT to review an administrative decision or resolve a civil dispute that is within NTCAT's jurisdiction.
How to apply
To start a case do the following:
Step 1. Fill in the initiating application form . If you are applying to change an existing NTCAT matter, fill in the ordinary application form .
Step 2. Check the fee. You can pay in person when you submit or by filling in a credit card payment form .
Step 3. Submit the application and fee in any of the following ways:
Send your application and credit card payment form to AGD.email@example.com.
Submit your application and fee at your nearest NTCAT office. If you live in a remote area you can submit your application and fee at your local NT court facility.
Send your application and credit card payment form to:
PO Box 41860
Casuarina NT 0810
After you apply
The registrar will decide whether to accept your application. Once the registrar has approved your application, you will receive a copy to serve to respondents.
A respondent is the individual or organisation against whom you have taken legal action.
Respondents will have a chance to file and serve a response.
After the response is filed and served
You and the respondents will be asked to attend a tribunal hearing. More than one hearing may be needed.
The tribunal may ask you and the respondents to attend a compulsory conference to work out how to settle your dispute. The conference is led by a member of the tribunal.