Community Description

The Tseycum First Nation is a First Nations government located on southern Vancouver Island near Victoria. Tseycum (Union Bay Indian Reserve No.4) is one of the four Saanich villages of Southern Vancouver Island, located at the centre of Patricia Bay on the Saanich Peninsula. In the Sencoten langauge Tseycum is spelled Wsikem and means Land of Clay.

Treaty or Tribal Association


Economic Development Background

Tseycum's economic development activities are generally carried out by its Chief and Council

Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures

Tseycum is party to the Tseycum First Nation West Saanich Road Reconciliation Agreemen, with the Provincial Government.

Community Details:

Vancouver Island & Coast
Variation Tsaikum, Tsekum, Tse-Kum; Formerly Part Of Saanich (Pre-1957); Douglas Treaty (1852) North Saanich Tribe
Lkwungen Malchosen Semiahmoo SENĆOŦEN T’Sou-ke
West Coast (Nanaimo)
196.3 hectares

Contact Details:

Kristen Bill Band Administrator
(250) 656-0858
(250) 656-0868
1210 Totem Lane Sidney, BC, Canada V8L 5S4
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