• Association, Tourism/ Culture
  • Business Services
  • Municipal Service
  • Wellness Programs
  • Fire Department and By-Law
  • Legislative Assembly of Nunavut
  • Accommodation and Dining
  • Economic Development and Programs
  • Retail
  • Commercial Fishing
  • Transportation and Shipping
  • Contracting, Equipment Supply and Maintenance
  • Technical, Communications and Services
  • Care Home Facility - Dept. of Health & Social Services, Government of Nunavut
  • Keewatin Health and Social Services
  • Housing Association Ltd.
  • Public Service
  • Schools/ College
  • Pet Transportation, Immunization and Rabies
  • Government of Nunavut

Association, Tourism/ Culture

Aqigiq Hunters and Trappers Organization

Ph: 867-898-9063
Fax: 867-898-9079
Contact: Secretary-Manager
Web Site: Nunavut Inuit Wildlife Secretariat
Information on land animals/ marine mammals, traditional place names/ maps, country food or Eco-system

Kivalliq Inuit Association

Ph: 867-898-9159
Fax: 867-898-9161
Contact: Liaison Officer
Web Site: Kivalliq Inuit Association
Information on Cultural programs/ training and cultural resource or the provisions of the NLCA – Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. 

Carvers and Artisans

Ph: 867-898-9206
Contact: Economic Development Officer
Information on local artists or carvers

Business Services

Business Licences

Businesses looking to operate in Chesterfield Inlet boundary require business licence from the Hamlet of Chesterfield Inlet.

Forms can be obtained from the Finance Officer at Phone: 1-867-898-9951 or download by clicking the link below

For information on the Hamlet of Chesterfield Inlet ‘business licence’, ‘schedule of fees’ or to ‘obtain business licence’ – (By-law No. 60 business licence form ‘A’ and ‘B’, schedule of fees or application of Schedule ‘C’) contact the Finance Officer at the Hamlet Office Phone: 1-867-898-9951 or the Hamlet Receptionist-Clerk at E-mail: rep_hamlet@qiniq.com


Municipal Service

Municipal service schedule for water, sewage and garbage truck – Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm weekdays, and Saturday to Sundaywater and sewage service 8:00 am to 5:00 pm weekends. For information on weekday service for water, sewage/ garbage truck contact Receptionist-Clerk at the Hamlet Office phone: 1-867-898-9951 or the Hamlet Foreman phone: 1-867-898-9939 for municipal service

Wellness Programs

Wellness Committee:
Solomon Autut, Jocelyn Simik, Yvonne Tautu, Geraldine Kreelak, Doriana Sammurtok and Lillian Simik.

Wellness Coordinator: Shawna Mullins
The Hamlet of Chesterfield Inlet administer health and wellness programs under the community health and development committee assistance that coordinates cultural program, elders and youth, recreation and physical activity, nutrition, cooking program i.e. country food diet, education and skill development and healthy community relationships. This include to develop or implement wellness strategy, human resource at local level through training of members or Inuit interns and mentors to support health committee to carry out wellness plans.

For information on local wellness committee programs or health and initiative plans contact Wellness Coordinator at the Hamlet Office phone: 1-867-898-9951


Fire Department and By-Law

The Chesterfield Inlet Volunteer Fire Department consists of 9 volunteers; the individuals practice fire drill twice a month in emergency response, and fire rescue service drill to the community of Chesterfield Inlet. The department meets on regular basis for weekly equipment checks and maintenance (fire truck and fire hall) including other safety drills and first aid to investigation of fire scene and training etc.

Fire-chief – Ralph Simik, Deputy fire-chief – Isador Sammurtok, and Members – Carl Amarok, Ryan Kreelak Corey Aggark, Darius Kreelak, Bryton Kreelak and Trevor Thompson

The Municipal By-Law Officer is responsible for enforcement of community speed limits, curfew, safety/ training, first aid, fire hall and emergency response at local level under the direction of the Hamlet of Chesterfield Inlet (Municipal Government).

For information on Chesterfield Inlet Fire department volunteer service, contact the Fire Chief or By-Law Officer at the Hamlet office phone: 1-867-898-9951 or 1-867-898-4422 (emergency)

Legislative Assembly of Nunavut

Member of the Legislative Assembly for Nunavut, Rankin Inlet North & Chesterfield Inlet

Constituency Assistant for Rankin Inlet North and Chesterfield Inlet
Ph: (867) 898-9260
Fax: (867) 898-9261
Web site: MLA Rankin Inlet North & Chesterfield Inlet
E-mail: MLA Rankin Inlet North & Chesterfield Inlet
Provides an information service for constituents, coordinates activities of the Members in the constituency, keeps the community Members and the Municipality of Chesterfield Inlet informed about local issues and provides constituency support to the Members and to designated constituents with access to the Members and the Assembly.

Constituency MLA for Rankin Inlet North – Chesterfield Inlet
Constituency Assistant Office in Chesterfield Inlet
Phone: (867) 898-9260

Constituency Assistant Office in Rankin Inlet
Phone: (867) 645-4900

For information on the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut, the Government of Nunavut, Departments or Programs and Services visit link:


Accommodation and Dining

Tangmavik Hotel/ Inns North

Ph: 867-898-9975 (Direct Reservations)
Ph: 867-898-9190 (Hotel)
Fax: 867-989-9056
Contact: Manager
Toll-Free Reservations: 1-888-866-6784
Website: Tangmavik Hotel/ Inns North
Hotel and Meals for Guests


Economic Development and Programs

The Economic Development Officer in Chesterfield Inlet has access to a number of programs to assists in funds and development for new or existing businesses in the community. Below you will find a short description of the programs available. If you are interested in applying for any of these programs, contact our local Economic Development Officer at the Hamlet Office Phone: (867) 898-9206.

The Economic Development Officer can provide you with assistance and other information for the following programs:

  • Small Business Support Program
  • Arts & Crafts Development Program
  • Strategic Investment Program
  • Financial Assistance for Nunavut Students (FANS)
  • Nunavut Economic Development Funding and
  • Loan Programs
  • Business Licence

Program and Services:

For information on the Territorial and Federal or Organization programs and services or loan programs and business licence (Hamlet of Chesterfield Inlet) related to business or training visit the links:

Loan Program:



Chesterfield Inlet Holding Corporation

General Retail Store, Hardware/Tools, Lumber, and after market Snowmobile Parts
Ph: 867-898-9292
Fax: 867-898-9080

Store Hours:
Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm
Contact:Chief Executive Officer
Website: Chesterfield Inlet Development Corporation

Northern Store

Ph: 867-898-9920
Fax: 867-898-9160
Contact: Manager
Web site: www.northernstores.ca

Retail store, hardware/tools, fuel service, cable television service, light banking service, offer groceries, fresh produce, frozen meat, and general merchandise assortment – includes men’s, ladies, children’s clothing, footwear, general house wares, stationary, toys, sporting goods, stereo equipment and furniture.

Store Hours:
Monday to Friday – 9:30am to 6:00pm
Saturday – 10:00am to 5:00pm and Sunday – 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Pitsiulak Co-op Association Ltd.

Ph: 867-898-9975 or 867-898-9981
Fax: 867-898-9056
Contact: Manager
Website: www.arcticco-op.com

General Retail Store, Hardware/Tools, Fuel Service, Cable Television Service, Light Banking Service, Offer Variety Assortment of Groceries, Fresh Produce, Frozen Meat, and General Merchandise Assortment – includes Men’s, Ladies, Children’s Clothing, Footwear, General Housewares, Stationary, Toys, Sporting Goods, Stereo Equipment and Furniture

Store Hours:
Monday to Saturday 9:30 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm


Commercial Fishing

Iqalukpik Fish Plant

Ph: 867-898-9402
Contact: Manager
Information on Arctic char commercial fishing, contact fish plant manager


Transportation and Shipping

Calm Air International Ltd.

Ph: 867-898-9104
Fax: 867-898-9103
Reservations Toll Free: 1-800-839-2256
General Inquiries: 1-888-225-6247
Web site: www.calmair.com
Scheduled Flights, Charters, Courier, and Shipping

Tagja Freighting

Ph: 867-898-9158
Commercial and tourism in Freighting/passengers by bombardier/ boat



Taxi is currently out of service

Contracting, Equipment Supply and Maintenance

Aulajuq Limited

Ph: 867-898-9175
Fax: 867-898-9103
Hauling, snow removal, and general contracting

Chesterfield Inlet Holding Corporation

Ph: 867-898-9292
Fax: 867-898-9080
Web site: Chesterfield Inlet Development Corporation
E-mail: pimakslirvik@xplornet.ca
Contact: Chief Executive Officer
Contracting in financial/ book-keeping/accounting services and ambulance service

Drywall and Painting

Ph: 867-898-9837
General contractor in drywall, painting and taping

Inukshuk Contracting Ltd.

Ph: (867) 898-9104
Contact: Manager
General freight service


Technical, Communications and Services

Pitsiulak Co-operatives Ltd.

Ph: 867-898-9981
Fax: 867-898-9056
Contact: Manager
Websit: www.arcticco-op.com
Cable television service/ advertisement


Care Home Facility - Dept. of Health & Social Services, Government of Nunavut

Naja Isabelle Home

Ph: 867-898-9290
Fax: 867-898-9288
Contact: Director of Care
Website: Naja Isabelle Home
Naja Isabelle Home is under the admin of Pimakslirvik Corporation, 24/7 Home Care facility for medically fragile children/ adults that serve the residents of Nunavut

Pimakslirvik Corporation

Ph: 867-898-9292
Fax: 867-898-9080
Contact: Chief Executive Officer
Residential care for children/adults with special needs that serve the residents of Nunavut with the Dept. of Health & Social Services, Government of Nunavut.
Web site: Pimakslirvik Corporation


Keewatin Health and Social Services

Kajuqjuk Health Centre

Ph: 867-898-9968
Fax: 867-898-9122
Contact: Head Nurse
Keewatin Health and Social Services – Government of Nunavut
Web site: Nunavut Nurses
Web site: Department of Health

Health and Social Services

Ph: 867-898-9131
Fax: 867-898-9122
Contact: Social Services Worker

Mental Health Nurse

Ph: 867-898-9240
Fax: 867-898-9122
Contact: Mental Health Nurse
Crisis Worker and Counsellor for Keewatin Health and Social Services – Government of Nunavut


Housing Association Ltd.


Ph: (867) 898-9942
Fax: (867) 898-9091
Contact: Manager
Web site: Nunavut Housing
Chesterfield Inlet Housing Association

Tenant Relations Officer

Ph: (867) 898-9942
Fax: (867) 898-9091
Tenant relations officer for Public housing units of Housing Association

Housing Foreman

Ph: (867) 898-9979
Fax: (867) 898-9091
Service and maintenance for Public housing units of Housing Association


Public Service

Radio Station (CICH 93.3 FM)

Ph: 867-898-9934
Fax: 867-898-9108
Contact: Program Announcer
Sigjaqpaluk radio station, local news/ program – Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. For public notices contact the local radio announcer

Chesterfield Inlet Development Corporation

Ph: 867-898-9292
Fax: 867-898-9080
Contact: Chief Executive Officer
Website: Chesterfield Inlet Development Corporation
Chesterfield Inlet Development Corporation administer projects, the development of Pimakslirvik Corporation and Chesterfield Inlet Holding Corporation

Department of Family Services

Ph: 867-898-9274
Fax: 867-898-9600
Contact: Income Support Officer
Web site: The Department of Family Services, Government of Nunavut

Department of Public Works and Services

Ph: 867-898-9914
Fax: (867)-898-9064
Contact: Maintenance
Web site: Community and Government Services
Maintenance public works and services for government units

Pairivik Daycare Centre

Ph: 867-898-9712
Fax: 867-898-9703
Contact: Manager
Early Childhood Daycare Services

Notre Dame De La Délivrance Roman Catholique Mission

Ph: 867-898-9197
Fax: 867-898-9196
Service: Sunday 10:30am (Inuktitut) and weekdays 7:00pm (English)
Download services pamphlet

Qulliq Energy Corporation 

Ph: 867-898-1201
Fax: 867-898-1202
Toll Free: 1-800-491-8116
Web site: QulliqEnergyCorp.
Electric company utilities


Network Community Service Provider
Contact: Community Service Provider
Web site: www.qiniq.com
Community service provider on the network, customer support and information about Qiniq

NorthwesTel Inc.

Customer Service: 1-800-463-6580
Web site: www.nwtel.ca
Providing telecommunications across Nunavut

Pigiarvik Wellness Committee

Ph: 867-898-9420
Fax: 867-898-9421
Contact: Wellness Coordinator
Email: pigiarvik@qiniq.com
Administrator local Pigiarvik wellness committee

Family Support Worker

Ph: 867-898-9066
Fax: 867-898-9067
Contact: Support Worker
Family support worker is under the direction of Pulaarvik Kablu Friendship Centre

Community Justice Outreach Worker

Ph: 867-898-9951
Fax: 867-898-9043
Contact: Outreach Worker
Community justice outreach worker provides support for community justice committee, and coordinates CJC diversion and crime prevention program

Conservation Officer

Ph: 867-898-9130
Fax: 867-898-9135
Email: chesterwildlife@qiniq.com
Website: Department of Environment – Nunavut
Conservation officer coordinates to ensure compliance with, and enforce provisions of Environmental Acts/ regulations and orders made under the Acts; issue Fishing license/ caribou tags for licensed Big Game Guides, tourism outfitters/ tour operators in caribou sport hunts

Government Liaison Officer

Ph: 867-898-9019
Fax: 867-898-9121
Contact: Government Liason Officer
Website: Department of Executive & Intergovernmental Affairs
Liaison officer responsible for delivering government of Nunavut information and services in the community/ ensuring two-way communication with the public

R.C.M.P. - Chesterfield Inlet Detachment

Ph: 867-898-0123
Fax: 867-898-9235
Web Site: Chesterfield Inlet Detachment


Schools/ College

Victor Sammurtok School

Ph: 867-898-9913
Fax: 867-898-9143
Contact: Principal
Kindergarten to Grade 12
Web Site: Victor Sammurtok School

Nunavut Arctic College (Learning Centre)

Ph: 867-898-9048
Fax: 867-898-9101
Contact: Adult Educator
Web site: www.arcticcollege.ca

District Education Authority

Ph: 867-898-9007
Fax: 867-898-9143
Contact: Secretary-Treasurer
Local board of directors for Victor Sammurtok School


Pet Transportation, Immunization and Rabies

Pet Transportation, Immunization and Rabies

Pet adoption in Chesterfield Inlet there are puppies that need good families to care for them. Why not consider adopting one as a pet. View puppies/ dogs that are ready now for adoption on our Pet Adoption Page.

For information on transporting pets to a Winnipeg shelter, pet immunizations and important rabies information visit our Pets and Rabies Information page.

SPCA of Western Quebec
Website: www.aylmer-hull-spca.qc.ca:80/

Website: www.www.nwtspca.com

TUXEDO Animal Hospital
Website: www.tuxedoanimalhospital.com

Iqaluit Humane Society
Website: www.iqaluithumanesociety.com/


Government of Nunavut

The Government of Nunavut

For information on the Government of Nunavut departments, programs and services/ about the government and policies or the territorial corporations etc. visit link: