Hwlitsum First Nation

Hwlitsum First Nation

Hwlitsum traditional territory and waters are located in the Lower Mainland, Gulf Islands and a portion of Vancouver Island.There are approximately 230 Hwlitsum members.

Hwlitsum has overlapping and/or shared territory with its First Nation neighbours: Cowichan, Halalt, Lyackson, Musqueam, Penelakut, Semiahmoo, Sencot’en, Stz’uminus and Tsawwassen.

BC Treaty Commission Contacts

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

Contacts Information

2928 River Road West
Ladner, BC V4K 3N2
Phone: 604 940 0593
Fax: 604 940 0798

Current Stage of Nation

Stage 2

Negotiation Stage Process

Stage 1: Statement of Intent
Hwlitsum Statement of Intent
05/23/08
SOI Map
Stage 2: Readiness
Readiness documents accepted as complete
First Nation
09/04/08
BC
Canada
Table Declared Ready
Tripartite Procedural Agreements Signed
Openness Protocol
Procedures Agreement
Information Sharing Principles
Stage 3: Framework Agreement
Initialled
Signed
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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