COVID-19 and City of Iqaluit Update

November 20, 2020

Public Service Announcement

COVID-19 and City of Iqaluit Update
November 20, 2020 – Iqaluit, Nunavut


The City of Iqaluit continues to work closely with the Government of Nunavut’s Department of Health to monitor and respond as needed to the COVID-19 situation.

Recreation Facilities

The Elders Qammaq, Makkuttukkuvik Youth Centre, AWG and curling rink are closed until further notice. All city-run playgrounds are closed to the public.

For more information please email

Aquatic Centre

The Iqaluit Aquatic Centre is closed to the public.

For questions about annual and monthly passes, please call Guest Services at 867-975 8544 or email

City Services

All city facilities and workplaces are closed to the with non-essential city staff working from home.

Residents and businesses are to conduct business and make payments online or by phone.

For assistance with payments, please contact the City Finance Department at or 979-5609 and or 979-5665 for billing inquiries on water and garbage utilities.

The City of Iqaluit continues to provide essential services including water and sewer delivery, garbage pick up and municipal enforcement, fire, ambulance, and dispatch emergency services.

Taxi related services such as Taxi Vehicle Permitting or any Taxi Driver Permits are temporarily on hold.


For information on preventive measures, go to:


For additional information, please contact:

Lisa Milosavljevic
Communications and Customer Service Manager
City of Iqaluit