Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation

The Tla-o-qui-aht treaty table is in Stage 4 Agreement in Principle negotiations.

Tla-o-qui-aht traditional territory extends from Tofino, including the ocean, to Kennedy Lake in the south, Adder Mountain in the east, and Rhine Peak to the north. The main communities are between Pacific Rim National Park and Tofino and on Meares Island. There are approximately 1,120 Tla-o-qui-aht members.

Tla-o-qui-aht has overlapping and/or shared territory with its First Nation neighbours: Ahousaht, Ucluelet, Hupacasath, and Toquaht. 

BC Treaty Commission Contacts

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

Contacts Information

P.O. Box 18
Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0
Phone: 250 725 3350
Fax: 250 725 3352

Current Stage of Nation

Stage 4

Negotiation Stage Process

Stage 1: Statement of Intent
Stage 2: Readiness
Readiness documents accepted as complete
First Nation
09/23/08
BC
09/23/08
Canada
09/23/08
Table Declared Ready
Tripartite Procedural Agreements Signed
Tla-o-qui-aht Openness Protocol
02/01/96
Procedures Agreement
10/24/96
Information Sharing Principles
10/24/96
Stage 3: Framework Agreement
Initialled
Signed
03/27/96
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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