The Northwest Territories Tourism Photo Library

Terms of Use and Registration Form

The Northwest Territories Tourism Photo Library collects high quality photographs representing tourism and travel products of the Northwest Territories. 

Photographs have been acquired for tourism marketing purposes and our agreements with photographers dictate that these images can only be used for purposes endorsed by Northwest Territories Tourism. Photos are intended for the use of travel professionals, including journalists, travel industry partners and tour operators who wish to promote the Northwest Territories as a tourism destination.

Use of any image is not permitted without specific permission. These electronic files must be discarded after use, and future use of any image must be approved by Northwest Territories Tourism.

All photos published by any means must carry the name of the photographer, if indicated, and the source. Standard format is Photographer Name/NWT Tourism.

Photos are available for 

  1. Editorial use only in magazines, newspapers and online.
  2. Recognized travel marketing organizations and purposes, featuring travel products of the Northwest Territories.

To access the Library, complete the Photo Request Form.   

Note. Requests for photo use for products other than tourism marketing efforts will be referred to the photographer, who will determine fees for use. Government agencies and private sector companies are encouraged to contact the photographers represented in this Library directly, as Northwest Territories Tourism does not purchase exclusive rights.

Northwest Territories Tourism Photo Library Access Request
  1. You agree that you will only use these images for the purpose of promoting tourism and travel to the Northwest Territories.
  2. You agree that you will not re-use these images for any other purpose and that the images will be discarded after one time use.
  3. You agree that use of these images is solely at your own risk. Northwest Territories Tourism makes no warranties regarding use of these images, and does not accept liability for any infringement of copyright, breach of privacy or any other damages resulting from use or misuse of the images.
  4. You agree that you will provide a copy of your article or access to online use, at the time of publication, to Northwest Territories Tourism.


On approval, you will be supplied with the Photo Library invitation code with which you can create your Photo Library account. Your account will expire after the communicated period of time without warning. Please check the image information and copyright before use. Appropriate photo credits should be provided. 

Please make sure to check your Spam or Junk folder, in case you do not find the inivitation code e-mail in your inbox.

If you have questions or require assistance, please contact: 

Julie Warnock

Northwest Territories Tourism

867-873-5007 or 1-800-661-0788