Community Description

The Ka:'yu:'k't'h'/Che:k:tles7et'h' First Nation is a First Nations government based at Kyuquot, located on the outer coast of Kyuquot Sound, on the west coast of Vancouver Island in British Columbia.

Treaty or Tribal Association

Maa-nulth First Nations

Economic Development Background

The aspirations of the Nations of the Maa-nulth Treaty are to participate more fully in the economic, political, cultural and social life of British Columbia in a way that preserves and enhances the collective identity of the Maa-nulth-aht as the Maa-nulth First Nations and to evolve and flourish as self-sufficient and sustainable communities.

Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures

The Nation is party to many Agreements with the Provincial Government through its involvement in the historic Maa-nulth Treaty, through which it gained significant freedom to pursue economic development ventures as an independent and self-governing Nation.

Community Details:

Vancouver Island & Coast
Ka:'yu:'k't'h'/Che:k:tles7et'h' First Nations
Amalgamation Of Checkleset (Variation Chaic-Cles-Aht, Checklusit) And Kyuquot To Form Kyuquot (1962-1982) (Variation Ky-Uk-Aht)
West Coast (Nanaimo)
376.9 hectares

Contact Details:

Sarah Dennis
(250) 332-5259
(250) 332-5210
General Delivery Kyuquot, BC, Canada V0P 1J0
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