Travelling to the Northern Territory
We've prepared our travel requirements guide to help you understand government requirements for Australian domestic travel.
If you are planning to enter the Northern Territory, follow the instructions for the states or territories that you have been to in the previous 14 days.
Important: Check the Northern Territory government websiteOpens external site in a new window for the latest information.
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Ensure you complete all travel requirements before arriving at the airport for your flight.
Last updated: 11:30pm (AEDT) 5 January 2022
The NT Government requires those 16 years and over to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination. If you're an unvaccinated resident, you'll need approval to enter, and undertake additional restrictionsOpens external site in a new window. Unvaccinated non-residents are currently not permitted. Check the NT Government vaccination requirementsOpens external site in a new window, including any exemptions.
Border Entry Form
Complete a NT Border Entry FormOpens external site in a new window before arriving in the NT or have an approved travel exemptionOpens external site in a new window.
COVID-19 testing on arrival
You must take a COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test within 2 hours of entering the NT, retain proof of the test result, and submit an online declarationOpens external site in a new window no later than day 2. You'll need to take subsequent Rapid Antigen Tests on the 3rd and 6th day after entry, and submit an online declarationOpens external site in a new window for these tests no later than day 8. See more about testing requirementsOpens external site in a new window, including any exemptions.
Download G2G Now App
If you’re over 16 years, you'll need to download and use the G2G Now appOpens external site in a new window while in the Northern Territory.
Avoid travelling to exclusion zones
You won't be able to travel to exclusions zonesOpens external site in a new window for 14 days after your arrival into the NT. Some exceptions apply for those approved, with additional requirements. Find out moreOpens external site in a new window.
Masks are required on all Australian domestic flights and within airports. Visit Fly Well for more information.
Before arriving at the airport