Northern Territory

Anti-Discrimination Commission

What is the Anti-Discrimination Commission?

The Northern Territory Anti-Discrimination Commission promotes equal opportunity for all Territorians. Established in 1993, we aim to eliminate discrimination from happening by raising awareness about individual’s rights and responsibilities under the Northern Territory Anti-Discrimination Act.

The Anti-Discrimination Commission has three main roles: Public education and training, handling complaints and community engagement.

More about the Anti-Discrimination Commission

If you have been unlawfully discriminated against, you can lodge a complaint under the Northern Territory Anti-Discrimination Act. But it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities before making a complaint.

More about making a complaint

21 October 2016

ACHRA October Communique

The Anti-Discrimination Commissioner recently attended ACHRA in Canberra and the attached communique outlines the matters discussed and issues of concern. For more information on anything discussed please contact the ADC Office on 08 8999 1444.

Download October Communique: WORD (41KB) || PDF (96KB)


06 October 2016

AHRC Disability Discrimination Commissioner - 26 October 2016

The Australian Human Rights Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Alastair McEwin will be conducting a national consultation which will help guide the development of his priorities and seek input from the disability community on how he can most effectively work to advance the rights of people with a disability.

These consultations aim to engage with the disability community and gather information and knowledge on the extent and nature of disability discrimination and the human rights of people with a disability in Australia.

He will be visiting Darwin on the 26 October 2016 so keep an eye out for details of his visit .


Supporting Working Parents

Supporting Working Parents

Anti Hate

Removing hate has never been this easy!

Do you know where the line is?

Sexual Harassment. See. Talk. Support
Sexual Harassment. See. Talk. Support
Sexual Harassment. See. Talk. Support
Greet. Grope, Sexual Harassment, Know Where the Line Is


Northern Territory Community Visitor Program

Northern Territory Community Visitor Program

Complaints resolution and advocacy for people receiving treatment from NT Mental Health Services.

Play by the rules

Play by the rules

Dealing with specific issues in sport for administrators, coaches, officials, parents and players.

You can play

You Can Play

You Can Play is a national Anti-Homophobia in Sport Initiative bought to you by Play by the Rules.