The Chief Fire Control Officer, Bushfires NT and the Acting Executive Director, NT Fire and Rescue Service have declared a 24 hour fine ban period for today.
They include the Northern Fire Protection Zone and Darwin and Adelaide River fire weather forecast areas.
The Fire Ban is declared for a 24 hour period starting at midnight to midnight tonight.
This includes the Darwin, Batchelor, Adelaide River and Pine Creek emergency response areas and the Litchfield municipality and Coomalie Shire.
No person shall light a fire or cause a fire to be lit in the open in the portion of the Northern Territory within the fire ban areas.
The Fire Ban period is valid from midnight to midnight.