The Tribunal issues public decisions after holding a public hearing. Public decisions are available below and on CanLII.
In addition to public decisions, the Tribunal issues decisions that deal with procedural matters and whether a claim should go forward to mediation or a full hearing or whether it should be dismissed and the file closed. These decisions are not made public to protect the privacy of the people involved.
These decisions deal with many different issues such as:
The Tribunal also settles many cases in mediation without the need for a hearing. Mediation is a confidential process.
The Tribunal has conducted two public hearings.
05-13 Blanchette vs Vendetti was held on July 6, 2011.
06-11 Petaulassie vs Municipality of Cape Dorset was held on December 5, 2011.
Under section 38 of the Act, Applicants and Respondents may appeal decisions made by the Tribunal to the Nunavut Court of Justice. Applicants and Respondents may obtain information about how to file Appeals by contacting the Clerk of the Court at:
Clerk of the Court
Nunavut Court Justice
Iqaluit, NU X0A 0H0
Tel: (867) 979-6100
Fax: (867) 979-6168