This document sets out the B.C. Treaty Commission's policies and procedures for Stages 1 - 4 of the 6-stage treaty process coordinated by the Commission. It also sets out the Commission's basic policies on Dispute Resolution and Interim Measures.
Six-Stages: Policies and Procedures
Stage 1: Statement of Intent to Negotiate
Stage 2: Readiness To Negotiate
Stage 3: Negotiation Of a Framework Agreement
Stage 4: Negotiation Of An Agreement In Principle
Stage 5: Negotiation to Finalize a Treaty
Stage 6: Implementation of the Treaty