Resource revenue sharing and Intergovernmental Council agreements signed

Premier Bob McLeod announced today the signing of the Northwest Territories Intergovernmental Resource Revenue Sharing Agreement (RRS) and the Northwest Territories Intergovernmental Agreement on Land and Resource Management by the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT), Inuvialuit Regional Corporation, Northwest Territory Métis Nation, Sahtu Secretariat Incorporated, Gwich’in Tribal Council, and Tlicho Government.

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Office of the Regulator of Oil and Gas Operations

A new Office of the Regulator of Oil and Gas Operations is being integrated into ITI’s existing organizational structure to support the new responsibilities. Many regulatory functions will be delegated to a Chief Conservation Officer and Chief Safety Officer, who will be guided by an integrated resource management approach that includes NWT legislation, policies, strategies and frameworks like the Sustainable Development Policy, Land Use and Sustainability Framework and Water Stewardship Strategy.

For more information about the regulatory functions, click here.