Criminal Records Check Policy

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April, 2017

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) conducts criminal record checks including, if applicable, vulnerable sector checks as part of the staffing process to:

  • Protect the public interest in the delivery of GNWT programs and services;
  • Ensure the safety of clients and employees;
  • Safeguard public funds, property and assets; and
  • Ensure and maintain public confidence and trust in the public service.
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