Termination of pregnancy

If you are pregnant and unsure about your options get the pregnancy options for women in the Northern Territory guide from the Department of Health ePublications.

If you have decided to terminate a pregnancy you should get the having a termination of pregnancy guide from the Department of Health ePublications.

For more information about terminating a pregnancy you can contact the Family Planning Welfare Association by calling (08) 8984 0144.

Changes to the law

Northern Territory pregnancy termination law changed on 1 July 2017.

The law was changed to make termination of pregnancies safer and easier to access.

For more information about terminating a pregnancy and the law contact Women's Health Strategy by emailing womenshealth.doh@nt.gov.au.

Health professionals

Medical and health professionals can find out more about termination of pregnancy at the Department of Health website.

Last updated: 04 July 2017