Welcome to the Chesterfield Inlet 2023 Community Economic Development Survey! We appreciate you taking the time to complete a brief but important survey. Your feedback will be used in the development of a 5 Year Plan for Community Economic Development in Chesterfield Inlet.

We would like to hear your ideas, hopes and aspirations for increasing your local socio-economic development opportunities over the next 5 years. We (CES) have been contracted to objectively develop a Community Economic Development plan, referred to as Chesterfield Inlet 2023 that will set direction for a 5-year vision of community economic development in Chesterfield Inlet by meeting with various stakeholders like you. Our goal is to create a community-based approach to responsible economic development that puts the community first and respects cultural values and traditions.

Socio-economic development is a process that identifies both the social and economic needs within a community and seeks to create strategies that will address those needs in ways that are practical and in the best interests of the community over the long run.

The most important step in conducting this study is hearing your thoughts and ideas; therefore we are requesting you to conduct a brief online survey.The stakeholder consultation engages the use of this website to seek important feedback from you. Your feedback is an important part of this process and is greatly appreciated.

We will be hosting a Community Open House (dates to be confirmed) where a CES Team Member will share more information about the project, challenges and opportunities related to sustainable economic development, and how you can become involved. CES will also be available to visit community offices and to meet with leadership and industry representatives to conduct one-on-one interviews.

Survey Instructions:
  • Please choose: Chesterfield Inlet Community Member, Industry Partner / Community Organization, or Chesterfield Inlet Youth depending on who you are or who you are representing.
  • Each question must be answered before proceeding to the next question.
  • If you plan on leaving the survey and finishing later, click the ‘Resume Later’ button at the bottom of the page to ensure your responses are maintained. When you return, click the ‘Load Unfinished Survey’ button on this page.
  • Please share as much information as you would like during the survey by clarifying or providing additional thoughts. At the end of the survey, there will be an opportunity to share any additional comments

The online survey will be available from approximately December 11th, 2017 – March 31st, 2018. If you have any questions about this survey or consultation, please contact Jennifer at 1-877-444-5550 or jennifer@cesclients.com

Continuing the Conversation!
Your input is valued and we welcome all of you to continue to join the conversation and to share your thoughts, opportunities and recommendations for your 2023 Community Economic Development Plan through:
  • Social media - Igluligaarjuk Tusagaksat Facebook page
  • Community Open House (dates to be confirmed)
  • Onsite community interviews with leadership, industry and community members
  • Youth engagement activities
  • Focus Group Sessions
Disclosure and Privacy Statement:
The consultants consider an individual’s information confidential. We do not disclose any personal information gathered online to third parties. We do not sell, rent, or transmit personal information to other organizations. All answers will be kept confidential.