16 Nov 2020

Boosting local jobs: Defence advocate to maximise defence investment in the NT

One of Australia’s most renowned national security strategists has been appointed as the new Northern Territory Defence and National Security Advocate.

The Chief Minister today announced the appointment of Dr Alan Dupont AO, whose main role will be to advocate for the Territory and make sure Northern Territory businesses are well positioned to capitalise on the $270 billion defence equipment and capabilities spend over the next ten years. 

Read the full media release on the Northern Territory Government Newsroom.