Northern Territory Government
information and services

Arts, sport and leisure

Parks and reserves, libraries, archives, sport facilities, arts awards, arts grants, hiking, camping, museums, arts centres.

Boating, fishing and marine

Commercial fishing and aquaculture, marine pests, biosecurity, Indigenous fishing, recreational fishing, boat ramps, tides, boat rules and safety.

Business and industry

Mining and petroleum, remote jobs, agriculture, start a business, doing business with government, liquor licensing, gambling.

Community support and care

Child protection, families, seniors, multicultural communities, community grants, language services, local councils.

Driving and transport

Buses, driver licences, cycling, penalties, registration, heavy vehicles, road safety and conditions.

Education and learning

Early childhood, schools, term dates, special education, financial help and university.

Emergency and safety

Emergency contacts, crisis helplines, child safety, crocodile safety and reports, cyclones, floods, emergency kit, short term accommodation.

Employment, money and taxes

Employing people, apprenticeships, training, looking for work, employer obligations and paying tax.


Water, animals, native plants, weeds, environment data, environment protection, home gardens, and soil, land and vegetation.

Health and wellbeing

Where to find information about health and wellbeing in the Northern Territory, including hospital information.

Housing, property and land

Renting, buying, selling or building a home, land supply and clearing, industry information, pool fencing, buying and selling property with pools.

Your rights, crime and the law

Courts, alcohol, consumer rights, births, deaths, marriages, fines and crime.

October Business Month

NEWS / 17 Sep 2018

October Business Month

The countdown to October Business Month (OBM) has begun, with more than 190 events, workshops and training options on offer to support Territory small businesses.

‘Welcome to the Territory’ incentives

NEWS / 29 Aug 2018

‘Welcome to the Territory’ incentives

The Northern Territory Government’s ‘Welcome to the Territory’ incentives will boost the Territory’s population and create more jobs.

Starting Early for a Better Future Implementation Plan 2018-22

NEWS / 24 Aug 2018

Starting Early for a Better Future Implementation Plan 2018-22

Are you aware of the government’s strategy for early childhood development, Starting Early for a Better Future? Launched in April this year, it will shape decision making about our children over the next ten years.

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