Fort Simpson Chamber News

Changes to the Territories (NWT) Beverage Container Program

These Regulations come under the Waste Reduction and Recovery Act. Starting February 1, 2016, new fees and container surcharges will come into effect. We have made every effort to ensure the Summary is accurate. If you find any contradictions between it and the Regulations - the Regulations … [Read More...]

FSCC Advocates for Ferry Hours Extension

As part of the campaign to advocate for a two hour extension of the service hours of the MV Lafferty, the Fort Simpson Chamber of Commerce asked the Nahendeh MLA candidates for their views on the issue. You can read their answers, in alphabetical order, in the attached document.    After the … [Read More...]

GNWT Info Session in Fort Simpson

GNWT New Contract Opportunity Website Info Session The GNWT will be changing its online procurement system from the current website to a new interactive system in order to better serve vendors. By doing this, NWT is joining all other Canadian jurisdictions in providing enhanced online tools for … [Read More...]

PNWER Conference Comes To Yellowknife

You and members of your organization are invited to the premier conference on Canada-United States cross border regional economic development and opportunities in the North! The Pacific NorthWest Economic Region (PNWER), the Government of the Northwest Territories and their partners are bringing … [Read More...]

New GNWT Electronics Recycling Regulations

On Aug 25, 2015 the Government of the Northwest Territories passed the attached Electronics Recycling Regulations (attached) under which it will be launching a territory-wide Electronics Recycling Program on Feb 1, 2016. Please note that on February 1, 2016: Licensed recycling depots will begin … [Read More...]