NT Treasurer and Minister for Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics Nicole Manison announced additional funding for special needs school buses in Darwin and Katherine.
Ms Manison said Budget 2018 invests in more jobs, more people and a brighter future.
“The Territory Government will do everything it can to ensure families have the support they need to thrive,” she said.
“We know that demand is growing for this service in both Katherine and Darwin.
“Budget 2018 invests immediate funding of $120 000 and $460 000 ongoing from 2018/19.
“Students with special needs deserve the same level of education and education services as any other student, and I know families will welcome this funding certainty.”
Source: NT Government