Tsimshian First Nations

Tsimshian First Nations

Tsimshian's traditional territory spans the Northwest Coast, including Prince Rupert and Terrace. The nation comprises five communities: Gitga'at, Kitasoo/Xaixais, Kitselas, Kitsumkalum, and Metlakatla First Nations.

BC Treaty Commission Contacts

Tom Happynook , 604-482-9200
Commissioner
Sashia Leung , 604-482-9235
Associate Director of Process

Contacts Information

4562 D Queensway Drive
Terrace, BC V8G 3X6
Phone: 250 635 5511
Fax: 250 635 5298

Current Stage of Nation

Stage 5

Negotiation Stage Process

Stage 1: Statement of Intent
Stage 2: Readiness
Readiness documents accepted as complete
First Nation
08/02/95
BC
12/13/95
Canada
12/13/95
Table Declared Ready
12/13/95
Tripartite Procedural Agreements Signed
Procedures Agreement
11/29/95
Information Sharing Principles
11/29/95
Stage 3: Framework Agreement
Initialled
11/05/96
Signed
02/21/97
Stage 4: Agreement-in-Principle
Initialled
Signed (Kitsumkalum and Kitselas)
08/04/15
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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