About AMA Northern Territory

Your Voice in Health

The medical profession in the 21st Century is facing challenges unlike any experienced by the profession before. If you are a Medical Practitioner in the Northern erritory, you can’t afford not to be a member of the Australian Medical Association Northern Territory (AMA NT)

As this country’s foremost medico/political lobby, the AMA is your organisation, guided and directed by your profession. When you join the AMA NT you ensure the profession has a strong voice. Don’t be left on your own to deal with the challenges. 

Our Mission

The AMA NT is committed to protecting and promoting the interests of members to the best of the ability of the Council as all times.The AMA NT will endeavor to ensure that the best possible health outcomes are achieved for all Territorians.


Membership of the AMA NT is open to any medical practitioner holding current registration to practise with AHPRA and medical students eligible to seek honorary Associate Student Membership.

Fees are fully tax deductible, and membership entitles members not only to effective medico/political representation but also to a range of professional benefits and member services.

The AMA NT Council meets formally on the second Tuesday of the month. If you have any issues you wish to raise, please do not hesitate to contact the Secretariat.

The AMA nationally

With over 30,000 members nationally, the Australian Medical Association is the largest medical organisation in Australia. Representing the interests of all areas of medical practice, the AMA has done much over the past decades to develop the profession, ensuring wherever possible and practical that change occurs in the best interests of both the profession and the general public.

Core Business

To support, promote and advocate for the medical profession in NT. 


To provide strong, innovative leadership through advocacy and support for the medical profession.

Our Goals

  • A robust health system

  • Leadership and representation

  • Services and support