Northern Territory Government

Northern Territory Budget 2017-18

Creating Jobs

Budget 2017 assists Territory businesses and encourages investment in key industries through a range of initiatives.

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Creating Jobs

  • $1.75 billion for infrastructure works, including a record $297 million for repairs and maintenance
  • $250 million for an economic stimulus program
  • $100 million to rejuvenate the Darwin CBD through the State Square redevelopment project
  • $53.4 million including Commonwealth funding, for registered training organisations to deliver skills training to Territorians
  • $22.4 million for registered training organisations to train apprentices and trainees
  • $20 million to create a vibrant Alice Springs CBD
  • $16.3 million to expand the Home Improvement Scheme
  • $10 million to start works on the Darwin luxury hotel development project
  • $7.9 million for the Small Business Champions Unit and to support the business roundtables
  • $7.9 million for Home Renovation Grants
  • $1 million in additional Business Innovation Support Initiatives grants

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