Wabun Tribal Council

Site: Timmins Office

Service: Resource Development

Description & Services
Description (Service) Observes, investigates and negotiates mining developments and other natural resource developments within the Wabun Tribal area traditional lands
 
  • Provides updated information about mining exploration and resource development to member communities 
  • Negotiates resource development agreements with major companies 
  • Maintains communication between companies and member First Nation leadership through Impact Benefit Agreement coordinators 
  • Assists community members in finding business and employment opportunities in associated mining projects
 
Resource development intitatives include: 
  • HydroMega Incorporated (water power projects and power houses along Kapuskasing River) 
  • Lake Shore Gold Corporation 
  • Liberty Mines Incorporated 
  • Northgate Minerals Corporation
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Beaverhouse First Nation ; Brunswick House First Nation ; Chapleau Ojibway First Nation ; Flying Post First Nation ; Matachewan First Nation ; Mattagami First Nation
Eligibility Must belong to one of the member First Nations
Application Most services are accessed on a local level at Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-9066
Fax 705-268-8554
E-Mail reception@wabun.on.ca
Website www.wabun.on.ca
Primary Contact Linda Keay, Assistant to the Mineral Development Advisor; Phone: 705-268-9066 ext 226; Email: Lindakeay@wabun.on.ca
Primary Executive Diane Tookenay, Mineral Development Advisor; Phone: 705-268-9066 ext 224; Email: Diannetookenay@wabun.on.ca
Alternate Executive Shawn Batise, Executive Director; Email: sbatise@wabun.on.ca
Located In Community Timmins
Address 313 Railway St
Timmins, ON P4N 2P4
 
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Intersection Railway St and Tisdale Ave
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Wabun Tribal Council ; Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)