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

Do you know where the line is?

Sexual Harassment. See. Talk. Support
Sexual Harassment. See. Talk. Support
Sexual Harassment. See. Talk. Support
Sexual Harassment. See. Talk. Support
Sexual Harassment. See. Talk. Support

22 July 2014

Why Is 'Like a Girl' A Bad Thing? This Video Might Change Your Mind

Filmmaker and director Lauren Greenfield challenges the globally popular perception about adolescent girls in this YouTube video which has gone viral. A perception that crumbles their confidence and fills them up with self-doubt, to an extent that ‘like a girl’ starts to sound like an insult to them and they feel the need to discard ‘girly’ things, choices and characteristics. Read more

25 June 2014

NAIDOC Week 6th - 13th July 2014

NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

NAIDOC is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities, but by Australians from all walks of life.

Come and celebrate some of the events the Larrakia Nation have organised in Darwin.

For more information download the Top End NAIDOC flyer (PDF) or visit Top End NAIDOC.


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.