Haisla First Nation

Haisla First Nation

The Haisla treaty table is in Stage 4 Agreement in Principle.

Haisla traditional territory is in the northwest coast of BC near Kitimat. There are approximately 1,850 Haisla members.

Haisla has overlapping and/or shared territory with its First Nation neighbours: Allied Tribes of Lax Kw’alaams, Gitxsan Hereditary Chiefs, Gitxaala, Heiltsuk, Nisga’a, Nuxalk, Tsimshian First Nations, and Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs.

BC Treaty Commission Contacts

Mark Smith , 604-482-9200
General Counsel & Director of Process

Contacts Information

P.O. Box 1101
Kitamaat Village, BC V0T 2B0
Phone: 250 639 9361
Fax: 250 632 2840
Website: Haisla

Current Stage of Nation

Stage 4

Negotiation Stage Process

Stage 1: Statement of Intent
Stage 2: Readiness
Readiness documents accepted as complete
First Nation
05/16/95
BC
11/30/95
Canada
11/30/95
Table Declared Ready
11/30/95
Tripartite Procedural Agreements Signed
Procedures Agreement
11/10/95
Information Sharing Principles
11/17/95
Stage 3: Framework Agreement
Initialled
05/03/96
Signed
12/05/96
Stage 4: Agreement-in-Principle
Initialled
Signed
Stage 5: Final Agreement
Initialled
Signed
Stage 6: Treaty Implemented

Address

700-1111 Melville Street
Vancouver BC
V6E 3V6
604 482 9200

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