The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is responsible for making
nominations or appointments to a variety of public committees, boards and
councils (public boards). These public boards have been created through
legislation, intergovernmental agreements, or government policy. Appointments
are made by Cabinet, the Commissioner in Executive Council or the responsible
The public boards play an important role from providing advice to government
to managing public programs. In order for the public boards to fulfill their
mandate, they must be made up of members who are qualified for the position and
are committed to undertake the work of the board.
The GNWT invites expressions of interest from suitably qualified individuals
interested in being appointed to a public board.