Dokis First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Membership Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Provides services and assistance with the registration system of all issues pertaining to membership  
  • Responsible for the implementation of the Membership Code 
  • Informs community members and leadership of current and evolving Indian status changes  
    and issues  
  • Maintains updated population statistics  
  • Supplies forms, provides guidance for filling out applications and offers assistance in mailing to applicable departments
 
Provides assistance in the following matters:  
  • Birth Certificate Application  
  • Application for Registration of a Minor Child  
  • Membership Application  
  • Registration of a Minor Child Under the Indian Act  
  • Registration of an Adult Under the Indian Act  
  • Statement of Live Birth
 
Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS) 
  • Encourages all members to apply for the new Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS) card, an initiative of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) 
  • Applications can be mailed or presented in person at an INAC office 
  • Application and forms available on the INAC website
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Dokis First Nation
Eligibility Members of Dokis First Nation
Application Appointments required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, French; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-763-2200
Fax 705-763-2087
E-Mail info@dokisfirstnation.com
Website www.dokisfirstnation.com
Primary Contact Kimberly Dokis, Band Secretary; Email: kimberly.d@dokisfirstnation.com
Primary Executive Janie Dokis, Indian Registry Administrator; Phone: 705-763-2200 ext 237; Email: jane.d@dokisfirstnation.com
Alternate Executive Charlene Restoule, Band Manager; Email: charlene.r@dokisfirstnation.com
Site Location Community is approx 120 km SE from Sudbury along Hwy 69, then Hwy 64 onto 25 km gravel road, along banks of French River
Located In Community Dokis First Nation
Address 940-A Main St
Dokis First Nation, ON P0M 2N1
 
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Mailing Address c/o Membership Department
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)