Safety Legislation

Safety Legislation

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

Industrial Safety
Mine Safety
Explosives
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.


Industrial Safety

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 & Gas Occupational Safety & Health Regulations

English

 

 

Report on Proposed Occupational Health and Safety Draft Legislation

Northwest Territories

Nunavut 

Vol. 3 - January 2012

English

Vol. 3 - January 2012

English

Northwest Territories and Nunavut

Vol. 1 - September 2011

English

Vol. 2 - December 2011

English

Mine Safety

 
Acts

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Mine Health & Safety Act 

English/Français

Mine Health & Safety Act 

English Français 
 

 
Mine Health & 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

Exploration Safety Plan Application Form (Call WSCC Mining Division for an electronic copy)

English

 

Mining Supervisor Study Guides

Exploration Supervisor

English

 

 

Surface Supervisor

English

   
 
 
Western Canada Mine Rescue Manual

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Western Canada Mine Rescue Manual

English French

Western Canada Mine Rescue Manual

English Français
 

 

Explosives

Explosive Use Acts & Regulations

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Acts

English/Français

Acts

English Français ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ

Regulations

English/Français

Regulations

English/Français

Summary Convictions Procedures

Regulations

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Summary Convictions Procedures Regulations

English/Français

Summary Convictions Procedures Regulations

English Français