Yale First Nation

Yale First Nation

The Yale First Nation treaty table has concluded Stage 5 Final Agreement negotiations. 

There are approximately 170 Yale members, with traditional territory located around Yale and in the Fraser Canyon, north of Hope.

Yale has overlapping and/or shared territory with its First Nation neighbours: Hul’qumi’num, Stó:lō communities from Stó:lō Xwexwilmexw [SXTA], Stó:lō Nation, and Stó:lō Tribal Council.

BC Treaty Commission Contacts

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

Contacts Information

P.O. Box 1869
Hope, BC V0X 1L0
Phone: 604 869 0013
Fax: 604 869 0053

Current Stage of Nation

Stage 6

Negotiation Stage Process

Stage 1: Statement of Intent
Stage 2: Readiness
Readiness documents accepted as complete
First Nation
06/06/95
BC
11/30/95
Canada
11/30/95
Table Declared Ready
02/08/96
Tripartite Procedural Agreements Signed
Procedures Agreement
09/26/95
Information Sharing Principles
09/26/95
Stage 3: Framework Agreement
Initialled
04/11/96
Signed
10/02/97
Stage 4: Agreement-in-Principle
Initialled
Signed
03/09/06
Stage 5: Final Agreement
Initialled
02/05/10
Signed
Stage 6: Treaty Implemented

Address

700-1111 Melville Street
Vancouver BC
V6E 3V6
604 482 9200

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