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Nomination Period for IRC Chair and CEO

Monday, January 7, 2019 to Thursday, January 17, 2019


All documents related to the election are also found on the 2019 IRC Chair Election facebook page.   This is the page set up for all comments and questions regarding the IRC Chair election.


2019 IRC Chair Election facebook page has all information regarding the election. 

This page will continue to be the source for all complete and current information regarding the election.  Do visit and use this page throughout the month of January for all election documents, notices, and all updates throughout the election process.  Any nominations for 2019 IRC Chair Election will be announced by Returning Officers AFTER the close of the nomination period.  The nomination period runs until January 17th at 5:00p.m.

Note to potential candidates for IRC Chair Election:

Candidates must either submit a certified cheque OR a money order from the post office in the amount of $500. If neither of these options is available to a Candidate, the Candidate is encouraged to contact a Returning Officer to determine an alternative means of satisfying this requirement.

The decision to accept money orders comes after recently learning that the bank no longer issues certified cheques.

The Eligibility for candidacy is otherwise unchanged as originally posted:

Eligibility for candidacy. A member of a Community Corporation who is enrolled as a beneficiary of the Inuvialuit Trust and has submitted a completed nomination form and money order in the amount of $500 to a Returning Officer is eligible to become a candidate.


Nomination Period. The nomination period will be as follows:

Open: 9:00a.m. January 7, 2019 

Close: 5:00p.m. January 17, 2019

Nomination forms may be obtained from Community Corporation offices, IRc offices, or by email from Jessica Stewart ( or Kate Darling ( beginning January 3rd, 2019.

By resolution of the IRC Board of Directors, the election for the position of the IRC Chair and CEO will take place as follows: January 29th, 2019  9:00am Midnight Sun Complex, Inuvik, NT.

Notice of Election, as well entitlement to vote details, as well as eligibility for candidacy, and Profile of Inuvialuit Regional Corporation Chair and Chief Executive Officer are available on the News section of this website as well as on 2019 IRC Chair Election facebook page, and can also be downloaded here.