Treaty or Tribal Association

Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council

Economic Development Background

Tseshaht has an active and progressive resources-based economy. The Tseshaht Economic Development Corporation was formed in 2010. They are looking to connect with companies and communities interested in developing in these areas through joint venture and partnerships.

Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures

Tseshaht First Nation owns and manages five forest companies and three Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs). All of the businesses are managed through Tseshaht Forestry Corporation. The Tseshaht Market is the last Full-Service Gas Station between Port Alberni & the West Coast communities of Ucluelet & Tofino. Tseshaht also operates a fisheries department.

Community Details:

Vancouver Island & Coast
Variation Seshart, Sheshaht; Formerly Seshaht
West Coast (Nanaimo)
593.6 hectares

Contact Details:

Wendy Gallic Executive Director
(250) 724-1225 ext 216
(250) 724-4385
5091 Tsuma-as Drive Port Alberni, BC, Canada V9Y 8X9
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