Gull Bay First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Governance

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty 
  • Consists of 1 main reserve, Gull River 55 Indian Reserve with an area of 15.2 sq miles 
  • Has water treatment plant but is not operating; community has been on boil-water advisory for years
Description (Agency) Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Gull Bay First Nation
Agency Services
Description (Service) Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the First Nation 
  • Provides a combined Fire Station/Police Station 
  • Offers a community school which is temporarily closed but current Chief and Council working to have it reopen
 
Provides the following programs and services: 
  • Administration (Band Office) 
  • Economic Development 
  • Health Services, Gull Bay Health Clinic 
  • Health Services, Referral Clerk 
  • Ontario Works 
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Gull Bay First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-982-0006
Crisis Phone Gull Bay Police: 807-982-2107
Fax 807-982-0009
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Elizabeth Zhoonyaas, Band Office Receptionist
Alternate Contact Stacy Barry, Administrative Assistant
Primary Executive Wilfred King, Chief
Alternate Executive Band Manager
Site Location Community is approx 175 km N of Thunder Bay on Hwy 527 along W shores of Lake Nipigon
Located In Community Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Address Gull Bay Administration
Front St
Gull Bay, ON P0T 1P0
 
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Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)
Elections Chief and 11 Band Council members elected every 2 years under the Indian Act Electoral system; next election Jan 2017