Department of the Legislative Assembly, Northern Territory Government

About Parliament

The Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory is a unicameral Assembly.

The Assembly's function is to be the meeting place for the elected Members to represent their constituencies. The party with the majority of Members is able to form government so long as they retain the confidence of the Assembly.

COVID-19 Contact Tracing

From 30 November 2020, all visitors to Parliament House are required to provide contact details as a condition of entry for the purpose of COVID-19 contact tracing. Visitors are encouraged to download and use the Territory Check In app as a contactless, secure and easy way to register contact details.

For further information on contact tracing and the Territory Check In app, please visit the Northern Territory Government Coronavirus (COVID-19) website (

Last updated: 25 Nov 2020