Court Services

2024-05-16 : The Sheriff’s Office is experiencing Issues with the toll-free number that is published on Jury Summonses.

Please use any of the following methods to contact the Sheriff’s Office:

Phone: 1-867-873-7620 or

Call Collect: 0-867-873-7620


Fax: 1-867-873-0188

Mail: Sheriff’s Office, PO BOX 550, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

The Court Services Division of the Department of Justice delivers services supporting the activities of the Courts of the Northwest Territories, which operate independently of the federal and territorial governments.

  • Court registries are the public offices of the Courts of the Northwest Territories, responsible for managing court files and administrative activities required by the courts.
  • Sheriffs are responsible for the security of court proceedings, the jury process, and civil enforcement services such as seizures and evictions.
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