Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Lands Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mamaweswen North Shore Tribal Council  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Represents the community in lands and resources initiatives  
  • Liaises with all companies undertaking resource development in traditional Atikameksheng Anishnawbek territory including mining developments, forestry projects and hydro electric power projects  
  • Participates in negotiations and agreements with resource developers to ensure Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation is fairly included in benefits  
  • Consults with target groups who have an interest in land and resource issues such as mining  
  • Develops and implements a consultation protocol for negotiations related to Lands and Resource issues  
  • Advises community members on Lands and Resource issues via meetings, website or correspondence 
  • Works to ensure the requirements of the Atikameksheng Anishnawbek Land Code are implemented and met such as terms for Spousal Property Law 
  • Provides guidance for the development of a Land Use Plan and Environmental Management System for the community 
  • Cooperates with the Housing Department for allocation of land to Atikameksheng Anishnawbek registered members that wish to build a home or cabin on territorial land
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-692-3651
Toll Free Phone 1-800-661-2730
Fax 705-692-5010
Website www.atikamekshenganishnawbek.ca
Primary Executive Esther Osche, Lands Manager; Phone: 705-692-3651 ext 213; Email: eosche@wlfn.com
Alternate Executive Rubina Nebenionquit, Lands Registry Clerk
Site Location Community is located 20 km SW of Sudbury along Hwy 17 on E shores of Whitefish Lake
Located In Community Naughton
Address 25 Reserve Road
Naughton, ON P0M 2M0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Lands Department 
PO Box 39 
Naughton, ON P0M 2M0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)