WILLIAMS TREATY DEADLINE AND INFORMATION

Important notice regarding William’s Treaty Per Capita Distribution

As per motion below, to be eligible for the William’s Treaty Settlement members must have been alive and eligible to become a Status Member of Curve Lake First Nation on or before September 13th, 2018. Furthermore, un-registered members MUST apply and have their application received by Indigenous Services Canada (formerly INAC) no later than December 31st, 2019.

It will be the members responsibility to prove that their application was received. When received, Indigenous Services Canada (INAC), will send a letter to the applicant with the date received indicated on the right hand side of the page. Please retain this letter as this will be your proof of application date.

If you know of anyone who has not yet applied to become a member, including minors, please encourage them to apply ASAP.

Motion of Council
March 18th, 2019 Council Meeting:

COUNCILLOR LAURIE HOCKADAY MOVED AND COUNCILLOR TIFFANY TAYLOR SECONDED TO APPROVE MEMBERS THAT ARE ALIVE AND ELIGIBLE BY SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 AND HAVE HAD THEIR APPLICATION RECEIVED BY INDIGENOUS SERVICES CANADA BY DECEMBER 31, 2019 TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE CURVE LAKE WILLIAMS TREATIES FIRST NATIONS PER CAPITA DISTRIBUTION WITH NOTICES TO BE PROVIDED TO MEMBERSHIP. ANY FUNDS REMAINING AFTER FINAL DETERMINATION OF ELIGIBLE BENEFICIARIES WILL BE DISTRIBUTED TO MEMBERSHIP. ALL IN FAVOUR.

Questions and appointments for assistance with applications can be made by contacting Lois Taylor-Lippert, Membership Clerk at 705-657-8045 ext. 236 Membership hours are Tue-Thurs 8:30-4:30

How to apply for Indian Status:

In person at Curve Lake Band Office. Schedule an appointment with the
Membership Clerk, Lois Taylor-Lippert 705-657-8045

In person at any Indigenous Services Canada Office. Office locations can be found at https://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1100100016936/1100100016940

By mail

General applications

National Processing Unit
Indigenous Services Canada
10 Wellington St
Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0H4

OR

Bill C-3 and Bill S-3 Applications
Application Processing Unit
Indigenous Services Canada
Box 6700
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 5R5

Forms required to apply for Indian Status

Instructions— https://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/DAM/DAM-INTER-HQ/STAGING/texte-text/br_frms_ir_83-168_inst_1525977132835_eng.pdf
Adults 16+ — https://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/DAM/DAM-INTERHQ/STAGING/texte-text/br_frms_ir_83168_print_1525977093102_eng.pdf

Minors 15 and under— https://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/DAM/DAM-INTER HQ/STAGING/texte-text/print-83-171_1535746872413_eng.pdf

Guarantor form— https://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/DAM/DAM-INTER-HQ/STAGING/texte-text/br_frms_ir_83-169_a_1538569191984_eng.pdf

NOTE: The original long form birth certificate must be included when
applying for status.

Long form birth certificates can be ordered at

https://vitalcertificates.ca/?
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