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.
Assistance to exporters
The department's Northern Territory Office can assist Northern Territory businesses with interests in trade and investments overseas.
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 www.smartraveller.gov.au and register your details.
The Northern Territory Office can provide Authentications, Apostilles and Certificates of No Impediment.
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