Yale First Nation

Preferred Name:
Yale First Nation
Alternative Name:
Formerly Yale (Pre-1994)
Halq'eméylem, hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓, Hul’q’umi’num’
BC Regional Office:
South Coast (Surrey)
Lower Mainland Southwest
Reserve Land Area:224.10 ha
Chief Ken Hansen
Pedro Moreno Jr., Dominic Hope
Governance Structure:
Custom Electoral System
Address: P.O. Box 1869
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Community Description

We are an independent First Nation located at Yale, British Columbia We have 13 Staff members and a full-time, 3-person Council who, collectively, are responsible for Community Health, Band Support, Housing, Finance, Social Development, Treaty, Economic Development, Education, Fisheries, Maintenance and Natural Resources. .

Treaty or Tribal Association
Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures

Yale First Nation is party to a Strategic Engagement Agreement with the Provincial Government.