Special Chiefs Assemblies

The Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA) is a duly convened political meeting where BCAFN membership may determine the mandate and direction of the BCAFN. 

SCA Thursday August 13, 2020

The BC Assembly of First Nations (BCAFN) will be hosting a Special Chiefs Assembly on Thursday August 13, 2020 via videoconference (Zoom or similar format) from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM. This meeting is intended for Chiefs and Delegates to consider and adopt new online election rules. More information and details to follow.

Events APP

Draft Agenda pdf

Presenters Biographies

Regional Chief Terry Teegee pdf

Dr. Gwendolyn Point pdf

Harold Tarbell pdf

Darren Haines pdf

Ron Laufer pdf


Resolution 17/2020 - Adoption of Online Voting Framework pdf


Pre-meeting pdf

Main meeting pdf

Other meeting materials

Governance Manual  (CLEAN with NO TRACKED CHANGES: Addition of Online Voting Framework draft - July 17, 2020)

Governance Manual (WITH TRACKED CHANGES)

2018 BCAFN Constitution and Bylaws pdf

2020 Standing Rules of Procedure for Assemblies pdf 


Final Notice pdf

Second Notice pdf

First Notice pdf

View the Save the Date pdf

Save the Date Special Chiefs Assembly, August 13, 2020. 10:30AM-12PM

Earlier this year:
The BC Assembly of First Nations (BCAFN) hosted the 16th Special Chiefs Assembly on March 4 & 5th, 2020 on the Territory of the Snuneymuxw First Nation, Nanaimo, BC at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre.

For more information go here

Save the Date, Special Chiefs Assembly, March 4 & 5, 2020