The Independent Commision to review MLA compensation is calling on NWT residents to reach out with views and opinions on MLA salaries and benefits. 

Anyone with something to say about MLA compensation is invited to contact the Commision at or submit a web form at the Commission’s website by May 1, 2021.  

The Commission has been appointed by the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly to review the current salaries, allowances, expenses and benefits provided to MLAs. The Commission, a team of three members including the Chair, is set to provide its recommendations to the Speaker by Aug. 20, 2021.
Information on expenses, allowances and other benefits owed to MLAs on top of their $107,940 annual salary, can be found on the NT Assembly website.

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Reporting courts and cops and general news, Natalie started with NNSL Media in 2020. Before moving to Yellowknife, Natalie worked as a community radio trainer in Iskatewizaagegan #39 Independent First...

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