Ktunaxa Kinbasket Treaty Council
The Ktunaxa Kinbasket [KKTC] treaty table is in Stage 4 Agreement in Principle negotiations.
KKTC represents ?akisq’ nuk [Columbia Lake], ?aqam [St. Mary’s Indian Band], ?akinkumŧasnuqŧi?it [Tobacco Plains Band] and Yaqan nu?kiy [Lower Kootenay Band]. traditional territory including the Kootenay, Flathead, and Columbia River watersheds within the area that extends from the Arrow and Kinbasket Lakes east to the Alberta border. There is approximately 1,100 KKTC members total.
Ktunaxa has overlapping and/or shared territory with its First Nation neighbours: Osoyoos, Okanagan, Penticton, Shuswap Nation Tribal Council, Spallumcheen, Upper and Lower Similkameen, Upper Nicola, and Westbank.
BC Treaty Commission Contacts
Cranbrook, BC V1C 7ES