Northern Territory Office

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is the Commonwealth Government's principal adviser on foreign and trade policy.

The Northern Territory Office of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade raises awareness and understanding in the Northern Territory of foreign policy and trade issues and assists business and the Northern Territory Government to make the most of international trade opportunities.

Our services

Assistance to exporters

The department's Northern Territory Office can assist Northern Territory businesses with interests in trade and investments overseas.

Brochure: How we can assist your business [PDF 259 KB]


Applications for Australian passports may be lodged by appointment at most Australia Post outlets or in some circumstances at the Australian Passport Office, located at the Northern Territory Office of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Please direct enquiries to the Australian Passport Information Service on 131 232.


If you are planning to travel overseas, you should consult the relevant Travel Advisory at and register your details.

Contact us


Phone: (08) 8982 4199

Fax: (08) 8982 4155

Northern Territory Office
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
GPO Box 1910
Darwin NT 0801

5th Floor, Northern Territory House
22 Mitchell Street
Darwin, NT 0800

Passport counter hours
Monday to Friday 8.30am-4.00pm
Passport application interviews are by appointment only.

Authentications and Apostilles counter hours:
Monday to Friday 8:30am-12:00pm

Australian Passport Information Service
Phone: 131 232
Fax: (08) 8982 4111