Who manages Crown land
The Crown Land Estate is responsible for managing Crown land in the Northern Territory (NT).
This includes all of the following:
- occupation licences
- building leases
- miscellaneous licences
- temporary use of Crown land for a range of events
- maintenance of Crown land, including:
- litter control
- weed control
- fire breaks
- management of illegal uses
- permits to discharge a firearm on Crown land.
How to report illegal dumping
You can contact a Crown Land Estate office if you see any illegal dumping taking place.
You should record the following:
- the registration plate of any vehicle involved
- the date
These reports can be made anonymously.
Permit to discharge a firearm on Crown land
Specific Crown land has been set aside to allow for the discharge of a firearm.
This helps you apply for a firearms licence from the NT Police.
For information on who can apply for a firearms licence read firearms licences and weapons.
For details on rules and regulations around hunting and shooting in the NT read hunting and shooting.
To apply for a permit to discharge a firearm on Crown Land contact your the Crown Land Estate office.