COVID-19 Update

WSCC’s Yellowknife and Inuvik offices are now open to the public. Our Iqaluit office is currently closed to the public and our employees are working from home. Our services are still available online or on the phone. Visit our COVID-19 page for important service updates, and the COVID-19 Resource page for essential tools for your workplace.

Employer Services Brochures and Guides

Employer Services Brochures and Guides


Personal Optional Coverage
Most workers automatically receive coverage through the Workers Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) of the ... more
Self Employed?
Self-Employed Individuals can buy Personal Optional Coverage from us. The minimum amount of time you can buy it for is... more
The WSCC: Working for You
The WSCC provides insurance for employers and workers, and helps prevent workplace injuries. The WSCC is also a... more
Workers’ Compensation and the Morel Mushroom Harvest in the NWT
If you are harvesting morel mushrooms in the Northwest Territories and you work for yourself, you are not covered by... more
WSCC Clearances Brochure
Did you know that under the Workers’ Compensation Acts you can be held liable for the unpaid assessments of contractors... more


Guide to Completing Annual Payroll Reporting
This guide helps employers complete their Annual Payroll Report (APR) online through... more
Guide to Completing Reporting Contractors
This guide helps employers complete their Contractors’ Report, which is completed online through... more