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Couchiching First Nation

Lands and Resources Department

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Description
Represents the community in lands and resources initiatives
  • Liaises with all companies undertaking resource development in traditional Couchiching territory including mining developments, forestry projects and hydro electric power projects
  • Participates in negotiations and agreements with resource developers to ensure Couchiching First Nation is fairly included in benefits
  • Works with the Housing Department for allocation of land to Couchiching registered members that wish to build a home or cabin on Couchiching territorial land
Eligibility
Members of Couchiching First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Toll Free
1-888-581-0249
Office
807-274-3228 - Band Office
Fax
807-274-6458
Web Site
http://www.couchiching.ca
Email
cfnreception@vianet.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box RMB 2027
RR 2
Fort Frances, ON, P9A 3M3
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Allan Yerxa, Lands and Resource Coordinator
Email: allanyerxa@vianet.ca
Phone: 807-274-9013 Ext 202; Cell 807-276-2425
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 10, 2022
Address
107 Hwy 11, Administration Centre
Fort Frances, ON, P9A 3M3
  • Community is located off Hwy 11 on SW shore of Rainy Lake, approx 2 mi E of Fort Frances
  • Main reserve is Couchiching 16A with a land area of 24.8 sq miles; second reserve is Agency 1 which is shared with 3 other First Nations
  • Administration Centre is located at intersection of Hwy 11 and Bruyere Ave on Couchiching First Nation¬†

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1600

Band Office: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm; Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Service Area(s)
Couchiching First Nation