Public session in Katherine on anti-discrimination

A public consultation session will be held in Katherine on the proposed modernisation of the Northern Territory's Anti-Discrimination Act.

It will be held on October 27 at noon, at the Government Centre conference room in Katherine.

People who want to attend are requested to register for the event by phoning 8935 7668 or emailing policy.agd@nt.gov.au

The NT Government released a discussion paper aimed at modernising the Act,which was created in 1993.

The changes could see the introduction of anti-vilification laws in relation to sexual orientation, gender identity, intersex status, religious belief, disability or race.

Comments must be made on the discussion paper by December 3.