Tseshaht

Preferred Name:
Tseshaht
Alternative Name:
Variation Seshart, Sheshaht; Formerly Seshaht
Language:
Nuučaan̓uɫ
BC Regional Office:
West Coast (Nanaimo)
Region:
Vancouver Island & Coast
Reserve Land Area:593.60 ha
Chief:
Chief Councillor Cynthia Dick
Council:
Councillor Corey Anderson,
Councillor Eunice Joe,
Councillor Hugh Braker,
Councillor Jennifer Gallic,
Councillor John Gomez,
Councillor Luke George,
Councillor Melanie Fred,
Councillor Trevor Little
Governance Structure:
Custom Electoral System
Address: 5091 Tsuma-as Drive
Port Alberni
V9Y 8X9
Treaty or Tribal Association
Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures
Tseshaht First Nation owns and manages five forest companies and three Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs). All of the businesses are managed through Tseshaht Forestry Corporation. The Tseshaht Market is the last Full-Service Gas Station between Port Alberni & the West Coast communities of Ucluelet & Tofino. Tseshaht also operates a fisheries department.