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Sheguiandah First Nation
Lands Department

Represents the community in all lands and related issues
  • Ensures administrative measures and controls are developed to meet the requirements of the Sheguiandah First Nation (SFN)
  • Adheres to and ensures that all procedures as defined by SFN lands are completed
  • Negotiates and approves rental or lease of various properties on behalf of property owners and ensures that terms of leases are met
  • Reviews all documents submitted by community members for residential, business, industry, public, other government departments and institutes of public government (land use permits, leases, licenses, etc)
  • Examines updates and verifies accuracy of various maps, site plans, and surveys for SFN
  • Maintains and inputs historical and current information into various systems (GIS, MMS System, Databases)
  • Provides statistical reports on land use activities
  • Reads, interprets, catalogues and maintains maps, air photos and satellite images of SFN lands
  • Inputs and maintains data within the GIS system
  • Maintains land use inventory requests
  • Acts as the lead in developing the community land use plan
  • Collects and uses data for use in preparation of the comprehensive plan and develops zoning regulations
  • Develops and reviews SFN bylaws that are relative to the community development plan
  • Prepares annual lands budget and work plans
  • Maintains accounts receivable information related to land administration processes/payments
Tribal Council: United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM)Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Manitoulin Island Treaty
Hours of Operation
Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm * Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Members of Sheguiandah First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fully Accessible ; Elevator to second level
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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