Recent Illicit Drugs Reporting System Results (IDRS) for the Northern Territory

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Author: Chris Moon

Resource Type: Drug Trends Bulletins

Key findings
  • ƒƒUse of crystal methamphetamine by NT PWID has increased over recent years to where it is the main form of methamphetamine.
  • ƒƒAvailability and price of crystal methamphetamine appears to have stabilised.
  • ƒƒSelected harms associated with crystal methamphetamine use have increased.
  • ƒOther aspects of the NT market are stable, with pharmaceutical opioids continuing as the main injected drug.