Service Directory

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Provides a variety of programs to help people gain essential employment skills and for employers to train and recruit skilled workers. Skills development programs include work experience, educational programs, self employment, and community initiatives.

Individuals, Businesses, Organizations Email 1-867-873-7372

Provides funding for programs and supports to help increase literacy levels of all NWT residents. Programs include: family literacy, community literacy projects, workplace education, learning supports for persons with disabilities.

Individuals, Businesses, Organizations Email Website

Provides services to prepare NWT residents for work and learning and to make informed career choices. Services include: career counselling, career assessment tools, labour market information, career related workshops, career planning resource libraries.

Individuals, Businesses, Organizations Email 1-867-873-7486 or toll free at 1-888-700-5707 Website

The Employment Standards Office provides information and education on the rights of employees and the responsibilities of employers under the Employment Standards Act.

Individuals, Businesses, Organizations Email Website

Administers the NWT Apprenticeship and Occupation Certification Program and supports the development, maintenance and delivery of designated trade and occupation training and certification programs.

Businesses, Individuals, Organizations Email 1-867-767-9166 ext. 21107 Website

Each year MACA recognizes the outstanding contribution volunteers make to their communities across the Northwest Territories through the Outstanding Volunteer Awards Program.

Businesses, Individuals Email 1-867-767-9161 ext. 21022 Website

Under the Business Licensing Act, MACA issues business licences to: businesses operating on a territorial-wide basis; and businesses operating outside community boundaries.

Businesses, Individuals, Organizations Email 1-867-767-9161 ext. 21022 Website

MACA handles consumer complaints, consumer education and other consumer services designed to protect the public from unscrupulous business operators.

Businesses, Individuals, Organizations Email 1-867-767-9161 ext. 21020 Website

The Government of the Northwest Territories may provide financial assistance to community governments, small businesses, or residents of the Northwest Territories who have suffered damage as a result of a disaster.

Businesses, Individuals, Organizations Email 1-867-767-9161 ext. 21026 Website

The Office of the Fire Marshal may perform fire inspections on structures in the Northwest Territories from time to time.

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