NT Department of Primary Industry and Resources



Contact details

(08) 8999 2006 or 8999 5511
Berrimah Farm, Makagon Road, Berrimah NT 0828

The Department of Primary Industry and Resources was established by the Northern Territory Government on 12 September 2016.

The department brings together many of the key functions that drive economic development on Northern Territory (NT) lands, coastal areas and inland waterways.

Its operations cover the entire NT. Its major functional areas are mines and energy, fisheries and product integrity, primary industry economic development and NT geological survey.

These include regulatory and research functions related to:

geoscience information
geological survey
mining environment remediation
agriculture including livestock and plant industries
fisheries management and compliance
agribusiness investment attraction and market development
agribusiness enterprise development
Indigenous economic development
animal welfare
community engagement
policy, strategy and compliance.
The department has one minister, one chief executive and has offices in each major region in the NT.

FSDF Datasets we are custodians of

We are not currently managing any National FSDF datasets.

Program tasks

We are currently not undertaking any Tasks.

Use cases

We are currently not part of any Use Cases.

Working groups

We are currently not part of any Working Groups.

Related mandates

We are currently not associated with and Mandates.