Investing in the bush
Local Decision Making, Treaty, Office of Aboriginal Affairs, grants and funding, Aboriginal Leadership and Governance Forum, First Circles Leadership Program.
Creating local jobs
Population growth, revitalise Darwin CBD, revitalise Alice Spring CDB, Barkly regional deal, roadmap to renewables.
What we are doing
Applications for the Department of the Chief Minister (DCM) 2021 graduate program are now open.
To support Territorians during these uncertain economic times a $5 million Worker and Wellbeing Fund has been established for Territory workers. The fund will complement Northern Territory and Australian Government funding initiatives with an aim to help fill new and emerging gaps.
Territorians are being encouraged to update their Medicare details with a $5000 prize now on offer for one lucky resident each month until the end of May. Any Territorian who has a Territory home address listed with Medicare can enter the ‘Are you being counted?’ competition.
A new web page honouring Territory women is now live. The Northern Territory has many extraordinary women who enrich our lives and communities, and are leading the way for other women to follow in their footsteps. The Australian Honours and Awards system recognises the exceptional contributors and quiet achievers in our community.
Local Decision Making (LDM) is a Northern Territory Government commitment to provide opportunities to transfer government service delivery to Aboriginal Territorians and organisations, based on their community aspirations.