This updated guide provides practical information about how to obtain and renew a license under Nunavut's Scientist Act to conduct research in Nunavut.  The guide is intended for researchers who work in the physical/natural, health, and social science research disciplines in Nunavut.  The guide will explain: 

-The scope and purpose of Nunavut’s Scientists Act, including the types of research activities that must be licensed under the Act, and the activities exempt from licensing;

-Other regulatory and agency approvals needed to conduct research in Nunavut;

-How to apply for and renew a research license in the social, health, and physical/natural sciences disciplines;

-The role of community consultation in the research licensing process;

-Reporting requirements for research licence holders

-Frequently asked questions about the licensing process


Click here to download the guidelines