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.
29 October 2014
The Inaugural Northern Territory Human Rights Award Nominations has been extended until the 6 November 2014. We would love to receive nominations from a broad cross section of the Northern Territory Community. Please take the time to nominate a friend, colleague or service. The website is now up and running with an easy to complete electronic form, background on the Awards and why they are called the ‘Fitzgeralds’ http://nthumanrightsawards.com.au/
We are also pleased to announce that the third member of the Judging Panel joining Sally Sievers and Judge Jenny Blokland, is Professor Ned Aughterson
Head, School of Law at CDU.
We are looking forward to being flooded with your nominations. Read more
16 October 2014
This Saturday 2pm at the Darwin Trailer Boat Club the Anti-Discrimination Commissioner will be talking to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community, Family and Friends. She will be giving an overview of the Anti-Discrimination Commission using the help of an Auslan Interpreter. Please see the poster for more details.
Complaints resolution and advocacy for people receiving treatment from NT Mental Health Services.
Dealing with specific issues in sport for administrators, coaches, officials, parents and players.
You Can Play is a national Anti-Homophobia in Sport Initiative bought to you by Play by the Rules.