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NTI Voters List Deadline Approaches

Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. Chief Returning Officer Nancy Karetak-Lindell reminded Inuit voters today that the deadline to verify information on the NTI Voters List is this Friday, Oct. 24, 2014.

Inuit who are 16 years or older on Dec. 8, 2014 and enrolled under the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement are included on the Voters List, indicating they are eligible to vote in  NTI Elections. If you believe you are eligible to vote, but are not on the list, which likely indicates you are not enrolled under the NLCA, please contact the community liaison officer in your community.

Inuit who are on the list are asked to check the spelling of their names and ensure it matches the spelling on their identification. Inuit are asked to check that the community they are associated with is accurate. Please note that your associated community is usually the community where you were initially enrolled or the traditional community of your family. It is not necessarily where you currently reside.

with the correct information. You can also call Margaret Kusugak in Rankin Inlet at 867-645-5400 or toll-free at 1-888-236-5400. Inuit can also contact the community liaison officer in their community with the correct information.

Eligible voters have until Oct. 24, 2014 to update the information on the Voters List.

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For further information:

Nancy Karetak-Lindell
Chief Returning Officer
Tel: (867) 979-3899 Fax: (867) 979-1487
Toll-free: 1- 844-NTI-VOTE (684-8683)

www.tunngavik.com