Yellowknife – September 28, 2020
Public Service Announcement

As part of the Government of Northwest Territories’ (GNWT) economic relief measures, Deh Cho Bridge tolls and commercial truck permit fees will continue to be waived until October 31, 2020. As of November 1, 2020, those fees will resume.

Tuktoyaktuk – September 1, 2020
News Releases

The Government of the Northwest Territories is pleased to announce the addition of four new double-hulled barges to the Marine Transportation Services (MTS) fleet.

Yellowknife – August 26, 2020
News Releases

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is pleased to announce the launch  of its newly redesigned Northwest Territories (NWT) driver’s licences and general identification cards.

Yellowknife – August 19, 2020
News Releases

Premier Caroline Cochrane announced today that Minister Katrina Nokleby’s appointments as Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment and Minister of Infrastructure have been revoked effective immediately.

Yellowknife – July 30, 2020
Public Service Announcement

Following the reopening of Driver and Motor Vehicle (DMV) offices, the Government of Northwest Territories’ (GNWT) has extended expiration dates on Northwest Territories (NWT) driver’s licences, general identification cards and motor vehicle certificates of registration.


Yellowknife – July 10, 2020
Public Service Announcement

On July 14, 2020, government-operated Driver and Motor Vehicle (DMV) offices will reopen for in-person services in compliance with Chief Public Health Officer (CPHO) orders. 

Yellowknife – June 30, 2020
News Releases

As of July 1st, the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) will adjust the price of fuel in the Northwest Territories to reflect the current cost of fuel, transportation and taxes.

Yellowknife – June 19, 2020
Public Service Announcement

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) advises that travel restrictions have been updated for Highway 7 to support COVID-19 response.

Scheduled exits will now be permitted on Highway 7 at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Yellowknife – June 12, 2020
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

Mr. Speaker, the COVID-19 global pandemic has impacted every aspect of life in our territory.  

Yellowknife – May 29, 2020
Media Statement

Premier Cochrane and Minister Nokleby issued the following joint statement on working in partnership with Members of the Legislative Assembly on behalf of all residents of the Northwest Territories: