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PETER TAPTUNA

Premier of Nunavut
The Honourable Peter Taptuna was acclaimed in the general election held on October 28, 2013, to represent the constituency of Kugluktuk in the 4th Legislative Assembly of Nunavut. Mr. Taptuna was elected Nunavut’s third Premier during the November 15, 2013 proceedings of the Nunavut Leadership Forum. Premier Taptuna was formally sworn into office on November 19, 2013. Premier Taptuna previously sat in the 3rd Legislative Assembly, during which he served as Deputy Premier, Minister of Economic Development and Transportation, Minister of Energy, Minister responsible for the Nunavut Housing Corporation, Minister responsible for the Nunavut Development Corporation, Minister responsible for the Nunavut Business Credit Corporation and Minister responsible for Mines.
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Latest News

16 August 2017 
The Department of Health would like to remind Nunavummiut of best practices for... Read More
15 August 2017 
Construction of Cape Dorset’s new high school is underway.
14 August 2017 
Canada, Nunavut, and Qikiqtani Inuit Association agree on a final boundary for... Read More
10 August 2017 
First of two installments delivered to support local infrastructure priorities
09 August 2017 
The Government of Nunavut (GN) would like to remind people that valid photo... Read More
09 August 2017 
The Government of Nunavut (GN) would like to remind people that valid photo... Read More

Upcoming Events

18 August 2017 
Kugluktuk High School Graduation Ceremony