and Government Services

Regional Offices

Regional offices are a part of CGS' contribution to the Government of Nunavut commitment to decentralization. There are three (3) regional offices with headquarters located in Iqaluit, the capital of Nunavut:

 Kitikmeot office:
Cambridge Bay
 Kivalliq office:
Rankin Inlet
 Qikiqtaaluk office:
Cape Dorset
Bathurst Inlet
Cambridge Bay
Gjoa Haven
Baker Lake
Chesterfield Inlet
Coral Harbour
Rankin Inlet
Repulse Bay
Whale Cove
Arctic Bay
Cape Dorset
Clyde River
Grise Fiord
Hall Beach
Pond Inlet

Each regional office operates through the following positions and projects:

The Regional Director
works closely with mayors in the respective regional communities and oversees all regional operations and projects.

Finance and Administration
deals with all of the finances and office administration.

*The Assistant Fire Marshal
goes into each of the Qikiqtaaluk communities twice a year to do inspections, and also to carry out fire fighters training programs.

Community Development
provides monitoring of community operations, community evaluations, assists the communities in building capacity, plans and provides council training and also works very closely with hamlet councils and senior administrative officers.

Community Planning and Lands
assists the hamlets with a Community Plan, zoning By-Laws and also supports the hamlets with Land Development. They work closely with the Lands Officers in the communities.

is responsible for the overall GN informatics systems in the region.

Facilities and Maintenance
is responsible for all the maintenance and upkeep of GN assets whether owned or leased.

Municipal Technical Officers
assists hamlets with the technical aspects of municipal operations within region and also work closely with the Director of the region.

Projects Division
coordinates all projects within the various Government Departments. This includes Community Support Project Officers and Municipal Planning Engineers who provide project support for hamlet-driven capital projects.

**Petroleum Products
works with the local fuel contractor to provide petroleum products in the region. This includes maintenance of PPD tank farms in the communities and also inventory control and fuel ‘re-supply’ from the tankers.

Safety Services
provides electrical permits and goes to each of the communities to do inspections as required.

*Based out of the Qikiqtaaluk regional office

**Based out of the Kivalliq regional office