Eagle Lake First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Membership Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Provides services and assistance with the registration system of all issues pertaining to membership  
  • Responsible for the implementation of the Membership Code and registering all life events that affect the Indian Registry (births, deaths, marriages, divorces)  
  • Informs community leadership of current and evolving Indian status changes and issues  
  • Maintains updated mailing/contact information for members and 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  
  • Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS)  
  • Statement of Live Birth 
  • Transfer  
  • Treaty Day/Treaty Annuity payments
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm, Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation
Eligibility Members of Eagle Lake First Nation
Application
  • Requires booked appointments for assistance with forms 
  • Contact Indian Registry Administrator for current information on Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS) which is not available yet to smaller communities
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-755-5526
Fax 807-755-5696
E-Mail eaglereception@migisi.ca
Website www.eaglelakefirstnation.ca
Primary Executive Trisha Kavanaugh, Indian Registry Administrator; Phone: 807-755-5526 ext 0
Alternate Executive Arnold Gardner, Chief; Email: chief@migisi.ca
Site Location Community is along NE shores of Eagle Lake approx 25 km SW of Dryden off Hwy 502 and Hwy 594
Located In Community Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation
Address 1220 Ojibway Dr
Migisi Sahgaigan, ON P0V 3H0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Indian Registry 
PO Box 1001 
Migisi Sahgaigan, ON P0V 3H0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)