Welcome to the Northern Territory Bar Association

The NTBA is the association for those lawyers who practise exclusively as barristers in the Northern Territory. The main object of the NTBA is to ensure that there is a strong and independent Bar in the Northern Territory.

The NTBA aims to achieve its main object by:

  • Advancing the good administration of justice;
  • Maintaining the highest standards of ethical and professional conduct for advocates in the Northern Territory;
  • Promoting quality advocacy in courts, tribunals and other forums; and Promoting and representing the interests of its members.


NTBA Media Release: NTBA Welcomes Judicial Inquiry regarding Resignation of Police Commissioner (20 February 2015)

Report on relations between the Judiciary and the Government in Timor Leste (December 2014)

President Elect of LCA Duncan McConnel supports Malaysian Bar

Expressions of interest for the NTBA Dili Conference 2016:  Thursday 14 July to Saturday 16 July 2016 are now being accepted


For the NTBA’s latest Media Release