Only capitalise the name of a government when using its official title.
✔ Northern Territory Government
✔ NT Government - read more about using acronyms
X NT government or Territory Government
Use Australian Government, not Federal or Commonwealth.
Federal Government departments should be referred to as 'Australian Government Department of xx':
- Australian Government Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
- Australian Government Department of Transport.
When linking to Australian Government websites use the following style:
- Australian Government’s Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development website.
Last updated: 17 October 2017