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Update to community consultations on family laws in Nunavut

20 August 2021

Public Service Announcement

Update to community consultations on family laws in Nunavut

Previously planned community consultations on the Family Abuse Intervention Act (FAIA) and Nunavut’s family laws are being postponed in Cambridge Bay and Gjoa Haven. These sessions will be rescheduled to a later date to be determined.

Community consultations are still moving forward for the following communities:

  • Pond Inlet, Tuesday, August 31 at 3 - 7 p.m.
  • Iqaluit, September 9 and 10. Time is yet to be determined.
  • Sanirajak, Tuesday September 14 at 3 - 7 p.m.
  • Igloolik, Wednesday September 15 at 3 - 7 p.m.

For more information about the upcoming consultations, please email FAIA@gov.nu.ca or Familylaw@gov.nu.ca.

Individuals unable to attend community consultations are encouraged to provide their feedback or recommendations by contacting FAIA@gov.nu.ca regarding family violence, familylaw@gov.nu.ca regarding family law, or call 867-975-6170 for either topic.

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Media Contact:

Mark Witzaney
A/Director of Policy and Planning
Department of Justice
867-975-6346
MWitzaney@gov.nu.ca