WRRB Board meeting in session (Photo:  Susan Beaumont, WRRB) WRRB Board meeting in session (Photo: Susan Beaumont, WRRB)

GNWT Seeking Candidates for NWT Boards

Are you interested in serving on a Board, Council, or Committee in the Northwest Territories, including the Wek’èezhìı Renewable Resources Board and the Wek’èezhìı Land and Water Board?

The public boards play an important role from providing advice to government to managing public programs. The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is looking for potential members to serve on the various public boards, and encourages individuals interested to consider submitting an Expression of Interest.

You may submit your Expression of Interest in the following ways:

Registrar, Board Appointments
Department of Executive and Indigenous Affairs
Government of the Northwest Territories
Box 1320, Yellowknife NT  X1A 2L9
Email: board_appointments@gov.nt.ca

  • Expressions of Interest will be kept on file for two years.

Each public board has a different mandate and role. The GNWT recommends interested individuals explore and learn more about each board before applying.  You can learn more about each Board here. Information on the board's responsibility, authority, function, membership, time and travel requirements, and other considerations is provided. 

Visit the NWT Public Committees, Boards and Councils website to learn more about public boards, the application process, recent appointments, current and upcoming vacancies and more. 

WRRB Board Members Suzanne Carrière, Steve Matthews, Grant Pryznyk (Chair) and Charlie Jeremick'ca at Daring Lake, NWT  (Photo:  Jody Pellissey, WRRB)