Whitewater Lake First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Governance

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Windigo First Nations 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
  • Community only accessible by float plane and boat in spring, summer and autumn and ski plane and snow machine in winter; no road access 
  • Whitewater Lake is a dry community and ALL arriving passengers via air or land undergo a luggage check for alcohol and/or illegal substances 
  • Whitewater Lake FN joined the Windigo First Nation Council in 2000
Description (Agency) Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Whitewater Lake First Nation
Description (Service) Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the First Nation 
  • Located in centre of Wabakimi Provincial Park 
  • Awaiting federal government approval of Band status
Hours No set office hours
Areas Served Whitewater Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Whitewater Lake First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Whitewater Lake: 600-701-0330 
Thunder Bay: 807-622-8713
Fax 807-577-5438
E-Mail wwater@tbaytel.net
Primary Executive Arlene Slipperjack, Chief; Email: Arlene.wwater@tbaytel.net
Site Location Reserve is 70 km NW of Armstrong, 250 km N of Thunder Bay, on shore of Whitewater Lake and in centre of Wabakimi Provincial Park
Located In Community Armstrong
Address Armstrong, ON
 
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Mailing Address 1100 Victoria Ave 
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 4A3
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)