Insurance Licensing & Regulation

The Office of the Superintendent of Insurance (“OSI”) supervises and regulates the business of insurance in the Northwest Territories and enforces the Insurance Act. This includes both life and health, and property and casualty insurance in the Northwest Territories.

Any person who carries on the business of an insurance company, agent, adjuster, or salesperson in the Northwest Territories, whether or not that person is resident of the Territory, must have a valid license issued under the Insurance Act of the Northwest Territories. This applies to all insurance business, whether it is done in person, in writing, over the telephone or online.

Insurance Regulation resources

Contact Information

Licensing & Compliance
Alex Lambrecht
(T) 867.767.9177, ext. 15252


Superintendent of Insurance
Douglas Doak
(T) 867.767.9177, ext. 15250
(TF) 800.661.0820
(F) 867.873.0325


YK Centre 3rd Floor
4922-48th Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 1N2

General Post:

P.O. Box 1320 (YK3)
4922-48th Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 2L9