Current Public Health Orders

This page only includes active Public Health Orders. Expired Public Health Orders can be found here in the resource library.

Temporary Public Health Orders

These orders are in place for a short term, defined time. At the end of the outlined time period, they will be lifted, unless they are extended or revised by the OCPHO.

Tuktoyatuk Temporary COVID-19 Restrictions

Effective November 25 – December 5

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Long Term Public Health Orders

There orders are in place for the duration of the public health emergency, unless otherwise rescinded or revised.

Gatherings Order – Northwest Territories

Effective October 22, 2021

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NWT-Wide Mandatory Face Mask Requirement

Effective August 26, 2021

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Isolation Order – Northwest Territories

Effective September 29, 2021

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Removal and reductions in self-isolation periods depending on vaccinated status

Effective August 25, 2021

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Gatherings Order – Relaxing Restrictions

Effective June 29, 2021

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Mineral and petroleum industry workers

Effective June 29, 2021

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Removal and Reduction in Self-Isolation Periods Depending on Vaccinated Status

Effective June 21, 2021

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Relaxing outside restrictions

Effective June 9, 2021

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Remote tourism

Effective April 21, 2021

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Self-isolation exemption – Fort Simpson

Effective March 4, 2021

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Self-isolation exemption – Norman Wells

Effective March 4, 2021

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Travel Restrictions and Self-Isolation Protocol

Effective December 1, 2020

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