Diamonds

Government Certified Canadian Diamonds™

Thanks to a stringent monitoring system, the Government is able to guarantee that a GOVERNMENT CERTIFIED CANADIAN DIAMOND™ is 100% Canadian in origin – and was mined, cut, and polished in Canada’s Northwest Territories. Read More.

News & Updates

YELLOWKNIFE (June 10, 2014) – NWT Mining Week takes place June 9-13 this year and provides an opportunity to recognize the important role the mining sector has played in the NWT over the past 80 years and, with careful planning, will continue to play long into the future. More...

YELLOWKNIFE (May 22, 2014) – The grand opening of the NWT Diamond Centre takes place today in Yellowknife, the Diamond Capital of North America™. The Centre, owned and operated by Crossworks Manufacturing Ltd., is an added draw for tourists interested in seeing the journey...

YELLOWKNIFE (June 28, 2013) – The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) and De Beers Canada (DBC) have signed a Socio-Economic Agreement (SEA) for the proposed Gahcho Kué Project in...

The Northwest Territories is one of the world's largest producers of diamonds. Thanks to the world's first government-sponsored diamond certification program, our diamonds are guaranteed to be mined, cut and polished here in the NWT.