About us

Northwestel is built on ideas - and connections are made from ideas. Northwestel is bringing us together.

For over 60 years, Northwestel has served the largest operating area in the Western hemisphere and played a large hand in transforming communications in Northern Canada. As part of our Vision, we will focus on offering innovative technology to our customers - making connections happen in their lives.

A communications & entertainment leader, Northwestel delivers a broad range of telecommunications solutions & television services to a population of 120,000 northern Canadians in 96 communities scattered throughout the Yukon, the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, northern British Columbia and Alberta. The majority of our nearly 600 employees live and work in communities all across the North.