Welcome to the Office of the
Northwest Territories Ombud

We are an independent office that speaks up for fairness in territorial government administration and services. We listen to and investigate complaints from people who feel they have been treated unfairly by territorial organizations. We work to find fair solutions and to help improve government services.


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NWT Ombud Act


***NEW – 2023/2024 Annual Report***

Learn more * ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᒃᑲᓐᓂᕆᑦ * Dëneba Sekuı K’áánı Kų́é Ɂeyı Xa Tsamba T’á Dënets’édı Tsamba Thela * kiskinohamâsew ayîwak * Ants’at gihk’anohnjii * En savoir plus * K’éndah ahsı́ı keots’edıhɂáh * Kiilu ilisaqlusi

The 2023/2024 Annual Report Highlights Fairness in Times of Disaster. Now available for download.

*** SPECIAL REPORT***

Learn more * ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᒃᑲᓐᓂᕆᑦ * Dëneba Sekuı K’áánı Kų́é Ɂeyı Xa Tsamba T’á Dënets’édı Tsamba Thela * kiskinohamâsew ayîwak * Ants’at gihk’anohnjii * En savoir plus * K’éndah ahsı́ı keots’edıhɂáh * Kiilu ilisaqlusi

Our Special Report: Recommendations for Amendments to the Ombud Act is now available for download