All general news releases, public notices, requests for proposals and other announcements issued by the Nunavut Impact Review Board which are unrelated to project-specific assessments (available on the public registry) will be posted here to ensure access for Nunavummiut, residents of Canada, and other interested parties.

  • CAMBRIDGE BAY, NU – December 04, 2023: Following the completion of an extensive executive search coordinated by Odgers Berndtson, the Nunavut Impact Review Board (NIRB) is very pleased to announce that Robbin Sinclaire will be the NIRB’s next Executive Director, effective January 29, 2024.
                              -News Release
  • The Nunavut Impact Review Board (NIRB) and the Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board (Review Board) have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to outline and expand their efforts of working together in impact assessment in Canada’s North.
                             - New Release
  • The Nunavut Marine Council (NMC) is pleased to announce that a refreshed website ( has been launched to increase awareness of the NMC and the marine environment. For more information click here.