Technical standards, guidelines and specifications
The following links provide designers, planners, project managers and asset maintainers’ technical information for project use. The standards, guidelines and specifications provide information and processes that apply for NT Government infrastructure and civil assets.
The information may be freely used in other contexts at the user's risk.
- Civil construction materials testing
Test methods and codes of practice for sampling and testing materials.
- Civil standard drawings
Civil standard drawing register, current and previous civil standard plans and drawings for bridges, civil, electrical, project signs, structural, traffic.
- Environmental management
Standard specifications for environmental management, contractor’s environmental management plan (CEMP), and other information regarding environmental management.
- Road design standards
Standards that set out the requirements for road design on Northern Territory controlled roads and civil infrastructure.
- Road development guidelines
Guidelines that set out the requirements for third-party developers when developments connect to Northern Territory Government road corridors.
- Road safety barriers
Information about nominal standards for road safety barrier systems.
- Road surfacing standards
Standards that set out the requirements for road surfacing on Northern Territory controlled roads and civil infrastructure.
- Technical records
Request forms, manual and title block templates, drawing numbers, and other information related to construction of government-owned buildings in the Territory.
- Technical specifications
Standard specifications for buildings, roads, environmental management, recycled crushed glass, commercial clauses.