Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek

Site: Band Office

Service: Lands and Resources

Description & Services
Public Comments Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Represents the membership in all land and environmental management activities 
  • Negotiated on behalf of members to be granted successful entry (Jan 2012) into the Framework Agreement on First Nations Land Management Act (FNLMA), which gives the First Nation the authority to create its own Land Code and land laws in the development of reserve lands, natural resources and revenues from the reserve land base 
  • Developed subsequent Land Code and presented to community; members voted in favor of approving the community Land Code (Mar 2014)  
  • Identifies and assesses the environmental effects of land use policies, addresses those issues and advocates sound environmental practices  
  • Ensures compliance with regulations and policies governing land issues  
  • Advises community members on Lands and Resource issues via meetings or correspondence
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-623-2724
Fax 807-623-2764
E-Mail info@bnafn.ca
Website www.bnafn.ca
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Primary Executive Jeremy Bonhomme, Director of Lands and Community Development; Email: jbonhomme@bnafn.ca
Alternate Executive Joseph Ladouceur, Chief; Email: jladouceur@bnafn.ca
Site Location Reserve is on E shore of Lake Nipigon in Pijitawbik Bay, 170 km NE of Thunder Bay off Hwy 11, and 17 km S of Beardmore
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address Sand Point First Nation Satellite Office
146 Court St S
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 2X6
 
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Intersection Court St S and Bay St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)