The role of the Administrator is essentially the same as a State Governor and includes statutory duties (for example, providing assent to proposed laws of the Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory), representational duties (for example, awarding honours) and ceremonial duties (for example, becoming a patron of public institutions).
Type of Body
E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees
Established By / Under
Act / Regulation
Established By/Under More info
Northern Territory (Self-Government) Act 1978, section 32
Max No. of Board/Committee Members
Annual Report Prepared and tabled?
Darwin NT 0801
Current board appointments
|Position||Appointee||Start Date||End Date|
|Administrator||Dr. Hugh Heggie||31 January 2023||30 January 2026|