Directives regarding COVID-19

The Courts of the Northwest Territories and Court Services are issuing Directives to address the best response during the COVID-19 health emergency. Directives will evolve to meet these needs as required. Please review these regularly as the most current information will always be posted at this link.

Supreme Court Policy on the Use of Electronic Devices in the Courtroom

The Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories has published an updated policy on the use of electronic devices in the courtroom. The policy prohibits usage of electronic devices by the public; and permits limited usage of electronic devices by lawyers, as well as members of the media who have entered into a signed undertaking.

For the full text of the policy or to obtain a copy of the undertaking required of members of the media, see the notices and directives page.

Related Pages

The list of matters set before the Courts of the Northwest Territories by location and date.