Doing Business in Cambridge Bay


Cambridge Bay provides access to a diverse selection of government departments and programs.


  • Municipal Government office and operations
  • Kitikmeot Inuit Association
  • Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated
  • Government of Nunavut offices
  • Nunavut Planning Commission
  • Nunavut Arctic College
  • Canadian High Arctic Research Station
  • Nunavut Impact Review Board
  • RCMP detachment
  • Nunavut Housing Corporation


Advantages of Cambridge Bay:


  • High speed internet and mobile phone access
  • Hotel Accommodations
  • Education and Training: Daycare with preschool programing, elementary school, high school, Community Wellness Centre, Nunavut Arctic College Campus
  • Established Business Community: construction, outfitting, logistics, retail etc.
  • Ready labour force & heavy equipment on site - Unemployment rate of 9.7% (well below Nunavut’s average of 15.6%)
  • Recreation facilities: weight room/gym, ice rink, curling rink, baseball diamonds, golf course, indoor swimming pool, indoor and outdoor basketball courts and Territorial Park