Preferred Name:
Alternative Name:
Includes Klappan (Post-1943); Split From Tahltan (1972)
BC Regional Office:
Skeena (Smithers)
North Coast
Reserve Land Area:161.60 ha
Chief Marie Quock
Councillor Annabel Nole, Councillor Boyd Louie, Councillor Calvin Quock, Councillor Jim Nole, Councillor Jodi Payne, Councillor Rhoda Quock
Governance Structure:
Custom Electoral System
Address: P.O. Box 30
V0J 1K0
Community Description

Iskut First Nation is a band government of the Tahltan people, located in the Stikine Country of northwestern British Columbia. It is a member nation of the Tahltan Central Government.

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

Tahltan Nation Development Corporation's (TNDC) primary focus is road construction and maintenance, earthworks and heavy construction, gravel and mine tailing hauling, remote industrial camp operations and building construction. Through its Spatsizi Remote Services division, TNDC also provides camp catering to several clients. TNDC also offers:

-Bridge construction and tunnelling
-Camp, catering and medical
-Commercial explosives
-Drilling, blasting and exploration
-Freight and heavy hauling
-Heavy equipment servicing
-Industrial fuel and petroleum products
-Helicopter and aviation
-IT Management
-Power line construction
-Road construction and maintenance
-Rock hauling
The Tahltan Nation has also engaged in agreements with the mining industry in relation to mining developments in the region.