Cashless Debit Card – Northern Territory

From 17 March 2021, Income Management participants in the Northern Territory can choose to transition to the Cashless Debit Card. Please visit the links below for key information on the program in the Northern Territory.

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Community Information Sessions

The Department of Social Services (the department) has engaged extensively with communities and key stakeholders around the Northern Territory. Since October 2019, the department has held over 200 community engagement sessions with over 5,000 participants in 80 communities across the Northern Territory.

The department works with local stakeholders to schedule Community Information Sessions in communities. The department is aiming to visit as many communities as possible through the engagement process. If you would like a DSS Engagement team to visit your community, your store, or your organisation please contact

Upcoming Sessions

This schedule is subject to change – please check back closer to the date listed for your community. Locations listed are indicative and not exhaustive.

If you would like to discuss future Community Information Sessions, or request a DSS Engagement team visit your community, please contact

There are no Community Information Sessions currently scheduled for the Northern Territory.


The department encourages feedback about the ongoing Community Information Sessions in the Northern Territory. Raising a concern, giving a compliment or offering a suggestion can help the department improve its services.

To provide feedback, email

More information

For more information, call the Cashless Debit Card hotline on 1800 252 604.

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