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The Department of Justice provides legal services to Cabinet and the Government of Nunavut, and manages correction programs and community justice programs for Nunavummiut.

The Department ensures that the affairs of the Government are conducted in accordance with the law. The Department is also responsible for ensuring that all laws and regulations of Nunavut respect the Constitution of Canada and the Nunavut Act. The Department also provides administration for the Nunavut Court of Justice.

The Department promotes and protects a peaceful society through the administration of a justice system which respects the role of community members in maintaining harmony, and which adheres to the principles and values of Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit.

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Latest News

May 27, 2016

Public Service Announcement

National Victims and Survivors of Crime Week

Start Date: May 27, 2016

End Date: June 4, 2016

Nunavut-wide 45 sec

May 24, 2016

Public Service Announcement

Iqaluit Alluriarvik Justice Committee seeking members

Start Date: May 24, 2016

End Date: June 30, 2016 45 sec.

April 13, 2016

Public Service Announcement 

Are you in an abusive relationship and need help? 

Job Opportunities

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This is a Position of Trust and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check is required. This employment opportunity is open to all applicants. Reporting to the Manager of Legal Translation, Inuktitut,...
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This is a Position of Trust and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check is required. The Department of Justice is currently seeking an enthusiastic Legal Counsel to work within the Legal and...
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Under the direction of the Food Services Manager at the Baffin Correctional Centre, the cook will prepare meals, instruct offender kitchen workers, and conduct required kitchen operations to ensure...