Legislation

Legislation

The following legislation governs workers' compensation and workplace health and safety in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

Workers' Compensation
Safety Act and Regulations
Mine Health and Safety Act and Regulations
Explosive Use Acts and Regulations
Summary Convictions Procedures

For a complete listing of legislation, visit the Government of the Northwest Territories Department of Justice website, or the Nunavut section of the Canadian Legal Information Institute website.


Note: If there is any difference between the versions of the statutes (laws) on this page and the versions on the Governments of Nunavut and the Northwest Territories’ Departments of Justice websites, the versions on the latter websites are the authoritative versions and the most up-to-date.


Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation Acts

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Acts

English/Français

Acts

English Français

 

Workers' Compensation Regulations

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Firefighters' Presumption Regulations

English/Français

Firefighters' Presumption Regulations

English/Français

Workers' Compensation General Regulations

English/Français

Workers' Compensation General Regulations

English/Français

Appeals Tribunal Rules of Procedure

English/Français

 

 

Amendments effective March 29, 2018

 

Nunavut

 

 

Workers' Compensation General Regulations (updates to medical subsistence rates)

English/Français

Safety Act and Regulations

Safety Acts

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Safety Act

English/Français

Safety Act

English / Français

 

Safety Regulations

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Regulations

English/Français

Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Regulations

English / Français

Oil and Gas Occupational Safety and Health Regulations

English    

 

Amendments on Impairment

Northwest Territories (effective September 12, 2018)

Nunavut (effective July 3, 2018)

Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Regulations

English/Français

Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Regulations

English / Français

Oil and Gas Occupational Safety and Health Regulations

English/Français

 

 

Mine Health and Safety Act and Regulations

Mine Health and Safety Act 

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Acts

English/Français

Acts

English /Français

 

Mine Health and Safety Regulations

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Mine Health and Safety Regulations

English/Français

Mine Health and Safety Regulations

English / Français

Environmental Tobacco Smoke Work Site Regulations 

English/Français

Environmental Tobacco Smoke Work Site Regulations 

English

 

Amendments on Impairment

Northwest Territories (effective September 12, 2018)

Nunavut (effective July 3, 2018)

Mine Health and Safety Regulations

English/Français

Mine Health and Safety Regulations

English / Français

Explosive Use Acts and Regulations

Explosive Use Acts and Regulations

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Acts

English/Français

Acts

English/Français/ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ

Regulations

English/Français

Regulations

English/Français

Summary Convictions Procedures

Regulations

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Regulations

English/Français

Regulations

English/Français