Fiscal Policy

Fiscal Policy Division is responsible for:

  • providing research, analysis and recommendations on the fiscal policies of the GNWT;
  • monitoring economic conditions as they affect the government's fiscal position;
  • providing macroeconomic research and policy advice;
  • providing analysis and advice on Canadian and NWT tax policies;
  • monitoring and advising on intergovernmental fiscal relations;
  • preparing the annual budget address;
  • providing technical support for the Minister and Deputy Minister of Finance in federal-provincial-territorial discussions; and
  • representing the GNWT on intergovernmental Finance committees.