Programs and Services
9-1-1 is the number you will be able to call in an emergency that will connect you to a trained emergency dispatcher in the NWT.
Disaster can strike any time – and everyone has a role to play. Will you Be Ready?
A boil water advisory is a recommendation made to residents advising them to boil tap water for one minute prior to drinking.
Planning to ensure the protection of people, property and the environment in emergency situations.
Provides financial assistance to community governments that host evacuees who do not go to a designated Evacuation Centre.
Funding to support community organized searches for missing persons in the Northwest Territories (NWT).
Information about disaster recovery and disaster financial assistance.
Learn more about how emergencies are managed by authorities at all levels of government in the NWT.
It encompasses the provision of ambulance service within communities and on adjacent public highways.
The risks that pose the greatest threat to the people, property, environment and economy of the NWT.
NWT Alert is the Northwest Territories public alerting system