March

Fall armyworm detected in the Northern Territory

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Fall armyworm detected in the Northern Territory

The crop destroying exotic plant pest, fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda), was detected in a pheromone trap located at Katherine Research Station on 18 March 2020.

New laws for takeaway liquor sales

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New laws for takeaway liquor sales

Protecting NT Communities and supporting the restrictions on public gatherings and enforcing social distancing.

Jobs Rescue and Recovery plan: tradie / contractor registrations open

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Jobs Rescue and Recovery plan: tradie / contractor registrations open

Tradies and contractors can register now to provide works through the Home Improvement Scheme, Business Improvement Grants and Immediate Work Grants.

Business update: Small Business Survival Fund

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Business update: Small Business Survival Fund

The Jobs Rescue and Recovery plan’s Small Business Survival Fund is a $50 million initiative to help Territory small businesses survive the unprecedented economic impacts of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Industry update

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Industry update

As part of measures for controlling the transmission of COVID-19, the Northern Territory Government has implemented border controls, effective from 4pm on Tuesday 24 March 2020.

Business update: Territory Jobs Hub

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Business update: Territory Jobs Hub

The Northern Territory (NT) Government is supporting Territory workers impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19) to connect with local businesses and find new employment.

Business update: Border controls

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Business update: Border controls

From 4pm on Tuesday 24 March 2020, strict border controls will apply in the Northern Territory (NT) for all access points by road, rail, air and sea.

Business update: Australian Government announce further support for business

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Business update: Australian Government announce further support for business

The Australian Government’s response to the economic impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) has escalated from a position of ‘stimulus’ to providing a ‘safety net’ with a new $66 billion package announced today.

Business update: Securing the borders to protect Territorians

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Business update: Securing the borders to protect Territorians

The Northern Territory Government (NT) today announced the implementation of new border restrictions and arrival requirements in response to the increasing threat of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Citrus canker restricted areas to be lifted

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Citrus canker restricted areas to be lifted

Citrus canker restricted areas will be lifted in the Darwin, Palmerston and the rural areas from 20 March 2020 as this serious plant disease is moving towards being eradicated from the Northern Territory (NT).