Learn about auto insurance in the Northwest Territories

Car insurance in the Northwest Territories (NWT) is the most expensive of the territories in Canada. As the most populated of the three, more vehicles are on the roadways, especially in Yellowknife. Whether driving up to Great Slave Lake, the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, or simply commuting to work, you need reliable and affordable auto insurance in Northwest Territories.

On this page, you will learn how car insurance works in NWT and get tips to find the lowest premiums.

NOTE: Auto insurance is not available through ThinkInsure in Northwest Territories.

Key takeaways about Northwest Territories car insurance

  • NWT has the most expensive car insurance of the territories, but it's still one of the most affordable in Canada
  • Car insurance is mandatory.
  • NWT uses a hybrid no-fault system