11.9.3.10 Recognised State or Territory Authorities for the SPAR Measure

Current declared recognised state or territory authorities

Banned Drinker Register

The Social Security (Administration) (Recognised State/Territory Authority - Northern Territory Department of Health) Determination 2017 specifies that the Northern Territory (NT) Department of Health is a recognised state or territory authority for the purposes of Income Management. The Banned Drinker Register started operating on 1 September 2017.

The Social Security (Administration) (Recognised State or Territory - Northern Territory) Determination 2012 specifies that the NT is a recognised state or territory.

Previously recognised state or territory authorities

NT Alcohol Mandatory Treatment Tribunal

The Social Security (Administration) (Recognised State/Territory Authority - NT Alcohol Mandatory Treatment Tribunal) Determination 2013 specified that the NT Alcohol Mandatory Treatment Tribunal was a recognised state or territory authority. The Tribunal operated from 1 July 2013 to 31 August 2017.

NT Alcohol and Other Drugs Tribunal

The Social Security (Administration) (Recognised State/Territory Authority - NT Alcohol and Drugs Tribunal) Determination 2012 specified that the NT Alcohol and Other Drugs Tribunal was a recognised state or territory authority. The NT Alcohol and Other Drugs Tribunal ceased operating on 1 July 2013.

Act reference: SS(Admin)Act section 123TGAA Recognised State/Territory authority, section 123TGAB Recognised State or Territory

Last reviewed: 2 January 2018