Nuchatlaht is a small community located approximately 3 hours west of Campbell River in a remote portion of Vancouver Island. It is a member of the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council which consists of 14 communities along the western portion of Vancouver Island. Nuchatlaht has approximately 20 members living on-reserve and a total membership of 162.
Treaty or Tribal Association
Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
Economic Development Background
Nuchatlaht is interested in generating more community revenues and creating employment opportunities for community members. We are also interested in becoming more self-sufficient and would like to provide community members living off-reserve with opportunities to move back.
Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures
Nuchalalt is looking to possibly establish a Revenue Sharing Agreement with the Province of BC, continue with the implementation of current business plans for a fishing charter, and maintain their fishing boat and portable sawmill.