Economic Aid: The Government of Northwest Territories announced an initial relief package valued at $13.2 million. The package is intended to minimize expenses and keep cash available for immediate needs.

Closures / Restrictions: Northwest Territories’ Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Kami Kandola has prohibited all travel into the territory by non-residents. Travel through all points of entry into the territory – both air and road – will be prohibited to all travellers with some exceptions to ensure flow of goods and services.