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Magnetawan First Nation

Membership Department


Description
Provides services and assistance with the registration system of all issues pertaining to membership
  • Informs community members and leadership of current and evolving Indian status changes and issues
  • Maintains updated population statistics
  • Supplies forms, provides guidance for filling out applications and offers assistance in mailing to applicable departments
Provides assistance in the following matters:
  • Birth Certificate Application
  • Application for Registration of a Minor Child
  • Membership Application
  • Registration of a Minor Child Under the Indian Act
  • Registration of an Adult Under the Indian Act
  • Statement of Live Birth
Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS)
  • Encourages all members to apply for the new Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS) card, an initiative of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)
  • Applications can be mailed or presented in person at an INAC office
  • Application and forms available on the INAC website
Eligibility
Members of Magnetawan First Nation
Application Process
Requires booked appointment
Office
705-383-2477 - Band Office
Fax
705-383-2566
Web Site
https://www.magfn.com/
Email
bandoffice@magfn.com
Mailing Address
PO Box 15
c/o Administration
Britt, ON, P0G 1A0
Canada
Languages
English
Fees
None
Documents Required
Identification required for most applications
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government - City
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 27, 2021
Address
Administration Building, 10 Hwy 529
Magnetawan First Nation, ON, P0G 1A0
  • Administration Building is located on Hwy 529 in Magnetawan First Nation near the town of Britt
  • Community is along Hwy 69 and the Magnetawan River approx 68 km N of Parry Sound and 6 km E of Georgian Bay
  • Consists of one main reserve called Magnetawan 1 with a land area of approximately 47.21 sq km 

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1630
Tue
0800 - 1630
Wed
0800 - 1630
Thu
0800 - 1630
Fri
0900 - 1200

Mon-Thu 8 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon
Service Area(s)
Magnetawan First Nation