Community Description

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.

Community Details:

Vancouver Island & Coast
Variation Nooch-Ahtl-Aht, Nuchatlitz (Circa 1881); Esperanza Inlet
West Coast (Nanaimo)
92.2 hectares

Contact Details:

Mason Ducharme Band Manager
(250) 332-5908
(250) 332-5907
P.O. Box 40 Zeballos, BC, Canada V0P 2A0
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