The City of Yellowknife plans to collect a levy of UP TO 4% on all short term accommodations. These funds will support the creation of a Destination Marketing Organization whose primary function...Read more
Yellowknife Accommodation Levy
Let's get behind a NWT Accommodation Levy!
Over 100,000 visitors travelled to the NWT between October 2016 and September 2017 spending more than $200 million!
To continue to grow tourism in the City of Yellowknife a levy of UP TO 4% will be collected on short-term accommodations.
Destination Marketing Organization (DMO)
Almost all large cities in Canada have created Destination Marketing Organizations (DMOs) to diversify and strengthen their economies. These lean marketing organizations fill in the gap between the marketing efforts of individual tour operators and hotels and the larger tourism organizations that brand and market a whole province or territory.