About NT Health

The key focus of the Department of Health is to achieve the best health and wellbeing for all Territorians through the development, management and performance of the public health system.

The Department of Health is responsible for strategic leadership and funding; system-wide policy development and planning; and system governance, performance and accountability.

The Chief Executive Officer of the department is the accountable officer with Territory-wide responsibility. 

Find out more about the services:

For health and wellbeing information for residents, visitors and businesses go to the Northern Territory Government website.

Key strategies

NT Health Strategic Plan 2014-2017

Renal Services Framework 2012 to 2017

CAHS Service Delivery Agreements

TEHS Service Delivery Agreements

Northern Territory Health Aboriginal Cultural Security Framework 2016-2026

Strategic Plan for Nursing and Midwifery in the Northern Territory 2015 - 2018

Annual Reports

Annual Report 2016-2017

Annual Report 2015-2016

Annual Report 2014-2015

Annual Report 2013-2014

Our Minister

Hon. Natasha Fyles

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Last updated: 07 December 2017