Community
and Government Services

Consumer Affairs

Consumer Affairs assists the Nunavut communities and members of the general public with concerns they encounter in the area of consumer services. The section gives advice and support to assist Municipalities and residence to avoid problem issues and also serves as a Government branch prepared to take complaints from this activity and address them in a manner that best represents the consumer.

Consumer Affairs also provides assistance specifically in the areas of real estate issues, lottery (bingos, raffles, casinos and poker) licensing issues and consumer protection. Consumer Affairs handle the licensing of Real Estate Agencies; Collection Agencies; Direct Sellers; Vendors; Second Hand Dealers & Pawnbrokers; businesses where the municipalities are not delegated to issue licenses as well as to Nunavut wide businesses; lottery licenses where the municipalities are not delegated to issue licenses as well as Nunavut wide lotteries.

Contact Consumer Affairs
Department of Community and Government Services
Government of Nunavut
Box 440
Baker Lake, NU
X0C 0A0
Phone: (867)793-3315
Toll Free in Nunavut: 1-866-223-8139
Fax: (867)793-3321



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