Programs and Services
An NWT Liquor Licence is required for businesses that sell or serve liquor.
An Extension allows a licence holder to sell or serve liquor under specific circumstances that would normally be prohibited.
NWT liquor permits are required if you plan to serve or sell alcohol at an event or use liquor for a medicinal, scientific or special purpose.
Find out how to apply to become an NWT cannabis vendor
The Budget is the Government’s plan for its revenues and spending for a fiscal year.
The Northwest Territories Liquor and Cannabis Commission website is the only place you can buy legal cannabis online in the NWT
Cannabis is legal. Find out more here.
Find job openings and learn about the benefits of working with the GNWT.
Get information on services to debtors who may require assistance with outstanding accounts.
Collective Bargaining between the GNWT, the UNW and the NWTTA.
Find out about contracting opportunities with the GNWT and how to bid on them online.
The Ramsden Award recognizes the outstanding individual achievements and significant commitment of public servants who have served 20 years or more with the GNWT.
Diversity and inclusion are crucial aspects of a strong and stable public service. The GNWT is committed to creating and maintaining a competent public service that is representative of the population we serve.
The GNWT supports a competent and well trained public service, and provision of training and development opportunities that support employees’ ability to effectively and efficiently deliver department and agency mandates to serve the residents of the Northwest Territories.
The policies included in the GNWT’s Financial Administration Manual (FAM) provide the framework for improved accountability, transparency and fiscal responsibility with respect to public money and any other money administered by the GNWT.
Have your say! Let us know what you think about the proposed tax on sugar-sweetened beverages by completing a survey or participating in a public meeting.
Learn more about the policies that govern the NWT Public Service
Policies that provide the framework for improved accountability, transparency and fiscal responsibility for the management of information and technology resources.