Abortion: termination of pregnancy in the NT

If you are pregnant and unsure about your options read the pregnancy options for women in the Northern Territory guide.

If you have decided to have an abortion, also called a termination of pregnancy, you should get the having a termination of pregnancy guide.

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

Changes to abortion law

Northern Territory abortion law changed on 1 July 2017.

The law was changed to make having an abortion safe and easier to access.

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

Health professionals

Find out more about accreditation and reporting for termination of pregnancy.

Last updated: 28 November 2017