Hul'qumi'num Treaty Group
The Hul’qumi’num [HTG] treaty table is in Stage 4 Agreement in Principle negotiations.
Hul'qumi'num Treaty Group represents five communities: Cowichan Tribes, Halalt, Lake Cowichan, Lyackson, and Penelakut. HTG traditional territory encompasses part of southern Vancouver Island, a narrow corridor on the mainland to Yale in the east, and sections of the Salish Sea. In the Duncan area, north to Ladysmith, east to the Gulf Islands and west to Cowichan Lake
HTG has overlapping and/or shared territory with its First Nation neighbours: Chehalis, Ditidaht, Hwlitsum, Katzie, K’ómoks, Kwikwetlem, Musqueam, Qualicum, Sechelt, Semiahmoo, Sts’ailes, Snuneymuxw, Te’mexw, Tla’amin, Ts’elxweyeqw, Tsawwassen, Tsleil-Waututh, and Yale. There are approximately 7,570 HTG members.
BC Treaty Commission Contacts
Ladysmith, BC V9G 1M5