The polls have opened today for the NT council elections.
Pre-poll voting was opened at 8am at the Katherine shopping centre.
Candidates have been banned from canvassing inside the centre.
The pre-poll centre is open from today until Friday from 8am-5pm.
It is open from Saturday from 9am-5pm.
It opens again on August 21-24 from 8am-5pm and then on Friday open from 8-6pm.
For your vote to count in the NT council elections, number every box in order of choice, starting with one.