Community Description

The Qayqayt First Nation, also known as the New Westminster Indian Band, is a band government located at New Westminster, British Columbia. Qayqayt is one of the smallest First Nations in Canada and is the only First Nation without a land base.

Treaty or Tribal Association


Economic Development Background

As a small (12 member), independent First Nation community located in New Westminster, Qayqayt does not operate its own economic development function.

Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures

Qayqayt First Nation is not engaged in any economic development agreements with the Provincial Governemnet

Community Details:

Lower Mainland Southwest
Qayqayt First Nation
New Westminster Indian Band
Halq'eméylem hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ Hul’q’umi’num’
South Coast (Surrey)

Contact Details:

Robert Bandura Economic Development
(604) 451-0531
(604) 451-9231
105 - 3680 Rae Ave. Vancouver, BC, Canada V5R 2P5
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