Welcome to the Office of the
Official Languages Commissioner

The Office of the Languages Commissioner for the Northwest Territories is established under the Official Languages Act. The Languages Commissioner is appointed by the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories to deal with complaints that language rights, as set out in the Act, have been violated. The Office of the Languages Commissioner is one part of the legislative scheme designed to protect, promote and preserve Official Languages.

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Due to the current Covid 19 situation our office is now closed to the public.

You may still email us at admin@olc-nt.ca and the Office Manager will reply.

Sorry for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.