Pursuant to section 15.4.1 of the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement, the Nunavut Impact Review Board, the Nunavut Water Board, the Nunavut Planning Commission, and the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board may jointly, as a Nunavut Marine Council, or severally advise and make recommendations to other government agencies regarding the marine areas of the Nunavut Settlement Area. Government must consider such advice and recommendations in making decisions which affect marine areas.

All correspondence, reports and other documents received or produced by the Nunavut Marine Council will be posted here to ensure access for Nunavummiut, residents of Canada, and other interested parties.