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The new MVR for Business self-service system is now available, making it easier for Territory business to access popular vehicle registration transactions online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
National Safe Boating Week runs from 26 September to 2 October 2020.The department is championing safe boating in the Territory as part of a nationwide campaign led by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority.
The recently upgraded Tulagi Road and Stuart Highway intersection has different traffic signals, new to road users in the Territory.
Delivering a better planning systemThe Northern Territory Government (NT) has delivered on its commitment to restore integrity and confidence through reform of the planning system in the NT with the amendment of the Planning Act and Regulations and the introduction of the new NT Planning Scheme 2020.
Darwin Turf Club are providing free buses for Monday’s Great Northern Darwin Cup.
The Northern Territory Government has released the Territory-wide Logistics Master Plan 2020.
The new vehicle inspection facility (VIF) is located at 61 Distribution Drive, Truck Central in Wishart.
The Northern Territory (NT) Government is delivering on its promise to restore integrity and confidence through reform of the planning system in the NT.
The Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics (DIPL) has released two policies to inform parties, candidates and their representatives on the correct placement and removal of election signs and booths.
Nine bus stops in Wanguri, Wagaman, Alawa, Jingili, Winnellie, Karama and Lyons are being upgraded to improve passenger experience and safety.
The Towards Zero Road Safety Grants Program provides an opportunity for community groups to deliver projects that target local road safety concerns.
The Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics is demolishing the vacant building located on Crown Land at 24 Frances Bay Drive, Stuart Park.
Remote communities in the Northern Territory (NT) have been closed for all non-essential travel. This action was taken in response to preventing the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is impacting businesses globally in many ways including reduced trade, temporary business closures, staffing issues, and supply chain interruptions.
The release of a draft Northern Territory Planning Scheme 2020, and the draft Planning Amendment Regulations 2020, is the next step in the Government’s commitment to reforming the Northern Territory’s planning system.
The Construction Snapshot - January 2020provides an overview of construction industry activity valued at greater than $500,000 in the Northern Territory.
The Territory Labor Government is improving certainty and understanding around planning decisions with the Planning Amendment Bill 2020 now introduced into Parliament.This Bill amends the Planning Act 1999 and is the heart of promised reforms to the NT planning system to deliver a modern planning system that aligns with best practice in Australia.
We are seeking your valuable feedback in to the review of roadside rest facilities across the Northern Territory. Your feedback will help us identify improvements to roadside rest facilities to create a safer road network for road users in the Territory.
Tender award: Planning for the future duplication of the Arnhem Highway (btwn Kostka and Stuart Highway)
The Department has awarded a tender to Cardno Pty Ltd for $310,000 to develop concept plans for the future duplication of 10kms of the Arnhem Highway between Stuart Highway and Kostka Road.
Thank you to the community members who provided input to Stage 3 consultation of the concept design for road safety upgrades at Pinelands and Holtze.
The latest annual review of the 10 Year Infrastructure Plan has been released. It aims to help industry with its own planning and workforce management, and inform decision-making across all levels of government. Over the longer term, the Infrastructure Plan sets direction for planning and delivering infrastructure in the Northern Territory.
The Northern Territory Government is continuing to work towards better planning outcomes, building community confidence and encouraging new investment by improving the planning system for land use and development.
The Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics has launched the Respect Your Taxi and Minibus Driver campaign, encouraging Territorians to behave appropriately when using a taxi or minibus service.
Safe crossing and connectivity improvement works on Vanderlin Drive and Leanyer Drive - Hibiscus Shopping Centre, Leanyer
The Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics has developed a concept design in consultation with stakeholders.