Whitefish River First Nation
Lands Office

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Represents the community in lands and resources initiatives
  • Liaises with all companies undertaking resource development in traditional Whitefish River territory including mining developments, forestry projects and hydro electric power projects
  • Participates in negotiations and agreements with resource developers to ensure Whitefish River First Nation is fairly included in benefits
  • Consults with target groups who have an interest in land and resource issues such as mining
  • Develops and implements a consultation protocol for negotiations related to Lands and Resource issues
  • Advises community members on Lands and Resource issues via meetings, website or correspondence
  • Works to ensure the requirements of the Whitefish River Land Code are implemented and met such as terms for Spousal Property Law
  • Provides guidance for the development of a Land Use Plan and Environmental Management System for the community
  • Works with the Housing Department for allocation of land to Whitefish River registered members that wish to build a home or cabin on territorial land
Comments
Tribal Council: United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM) Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) Robinson-Huron Treaty
Eligibility
Members of Whitefish River First Nation
Application Process
No application process
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On April 12, 2018

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