Tsawwassen First Nation

Preferred Name:
Tsawwassen First Nation
Alternative Name:
Variation Tchewassen, Tche-Waasan; Formerly Tsawwassen; Meaning "Beach At The Mouth"; Tsawwassen First Nation Treaty Effective (2009)
Halq'eméylem, hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓, Hul’q’umi’num’
BC Regional Office:
South Coast (Surrey)
Lower Mainland Southwest
Reserve Land Area:272.60 ha
Chief Laura Cassidy
Councillor Maryanne Adams, Councillor Louise Ahlm, Councillor Mike Baird, Councillor Taylor Baker, Councillor Melinda Cassidy, Councillor Valerie Cross, Councillor Kathy Genge, Councillor Trent Genge, Councillor Terri Ann Splockton, Councillor Bryce Williams, Councillor Dawn Williams, Councillor Loretta Williams, Councillor Tia Williams
Governance Structure:
Tsawwassen First Nation Final Agreement
Population Total:407
Address: 1926 Tsawwassen Drive
V4M 4G2
Community Description

The Tsawwassen First Nation is an economically powerful First Nations government whose lands are located in the Greater Vancouver area of the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, Canada, adjacent to the South Arm of the Fraser River and the Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal and just north of the international boundary with the United States at Point Roberts, Washington.

Treaty or Tribal Association
Naut'sa mawt Tribal Council