Policy and publications

The multicultural policy, 'Building on the Territory’s Diversity' applies across government and will help identify and facilitate change in relation to multicultural issues. The policy identifies four key principles:

1. Valuing diversity
2. Fair access
3. Encouraging participation
4. Mutual respect.

Summary fact sheets on the multicultural policy in several languages can be downloaded from this page.

Multicultural policy fact sheets

Other publications

Hard copies of many of these documents can also be obtained by contacting the Office of Multicultural Affairs.

The People of the NT 2011 (4.1 mb) 
Building on the Territory's Diversity (226.7 kb) 
Guidelines on implementing the multicultural policy (103.8 kb) 
Criminal Code Amendment (Female Genital Mutilation)  Act 2013 – factsheet – English (66.9 kb)
Criminal Code Amendment (Female Genital Mutilation) Act 2013 – factsheet – Arabic (75.8 kb)
Criminal Code Amendment (Female Genital Mutilation) Act 2013 – factsheet – Indonesian (36.2 kb)
Criminal Code Amendment (Female Genital Mutilation) Act 2013 – factsheet – Kirundi (35.8 kb)
Criminal Code Amendment (Female Genital Mutilation) Act 2013 – factsheet – Somali
Criminal Code Amendment (Female Genital Mutilation) Act 2013 – factsheet – Swahili (34.3 kb) 
Engaging with Muslims in the Northern Territory (786.2 kb)
Northern Territory Multicultural Participation Framework 2016-19 (1.1 mb)

Engagement of the African Community in the Northern Territory

Their settlement, education, workforce and community participation.

Executive summary (792.6 kb)
Full report (822.9 kb)

Last updated: 20 June 2016