Arviat Liquor Plebiscite
On November 9, 2020 eligible voters in Arviat will cast their vote for the following question:
Are you in favour of replacing the current liquor prohibition system in the Hamlet of Arviat and surrounding area with a restricted quantities system?
In addition to the general liquor laws of Nunavut, the restricted quantities system would limit the amount of liquor that a person can purchase in or import into the community every 7 days to:
- 8.52 litres of beer (24 x 355ml)
- 8 litres of wine (2 boxes of 4 L or 10 bottles of 750ml)
There will be an advance vote on November 2, 2020 at the Hamlet Council chambers from 10am-7pm.
Plebiscite day will be on November 9, 2020 at the Community Hall from 10am-7pm.
If you will be away on November 2 and November 9 contact Elections Nunavut to apply for a Proxy Certificate.