Welcome to Whitefish Lake First Nation #459, we are a Cree Community located in Northern Alberta 141 kilometres north of Lesser Slave Lake. Our Nation has a land base of 8,300 hectares and approximately 2,900 members.  The Nation is a part of the Kee Tas Kee Now Tribal Council, and Treaty 8 First Nations.

 

Our website is here to provide online information for band members and visitors. Here you will find information about our different departments, contact information, updates, community meetings

for on and off-reserve, employment opportunities, and on-going projects. The hope is to encourage involvement and keep members informed 

 

Our mission is to promote a self-sustaining community, utilizing a holistic soul, mind, body and spirit approach.

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Treaty Days 2020

Band Office Hours

**Band Office closed to the public until further notice due to Pandemic**

Monday-Tuesday 8:30 a.m - 4:30 pm

Wednesday is paper day-closed to public

Thursday-Friday 8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m

Every second Friday (payday) closed at noon

**Band Office is closed to the public until further notice**

Community Bulletin Board

Alberta Province Wide Restriction update: Effective April 7, 2021

Notice to the Members of 

Whitefish Lake First Nation #459

March 25, 2021

      The Members of Whitefish Lake First Nation #459 have voted to pass the Proposed "Amended Customary Election Regulations of Whitefish Lake First Nation #459" on this Day March 25, 2021.

Vote Count:

 

YES = 220

 

NO = 68

 

SPOILED BALLOTS = 6

TOTAL VOTES: 294

Congratulations Whitefish Lake First Nation #459 Band Members!

Notice to the Members of 

Whitefish Lake First Nation #459

March 11, 2021

         TAKE NOTICE Members of the Whitefish Lake First Nation #459 are hereby notified that a Special Meeting of the Electors of the Whitefish Lake First Nation will be held on March 25, 2021 to vote on the proposed amendments to the “Customary Election Regulations of the Whitefish Lake First Nation”.

The purpose of the meeting is to hold a vote to approve the proposed amendments to the “Customary Election Regulations of the Whitefish Lake First Nation”.

 

Please be advised, the voting procedures will be modified to ensure we practice social distancing in accordance with current COVID-19 pandemic prevention recommendations.

BALLOT QUESTION

Do you approve the amended;

“Customary Election Regulations of the

Whitefish Lake First Nation”, dated for reference March 25, 2021.

The Ratification Vote will take place on:

DATE:

TIME:

LOCATION:

MARCH 25, 2021

9:00 am to 9:00 pm

Whitefish Lake First Nation Band Office

All Whitefish Lake First Nation #459 members over the age of 18 are urged to vote. Whitefish Lake First Nation voters can obtain a copy of the proposed amendments to the “Customary Election Regulations of the Whitefish Lake First Nation”, at the Whitefish Lake First Nation Administration Office, along with a copy of the Voting guidelines that will be used to ensure social distancing, between 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.

 

This notice is dated at Whitefish Lake First Nation, in the Province of Alberta, this 11th day of March, 2021.

Notice to the Members of 

Whitefish Lake First Nation #459

March 11, 2021

Amended Customary Election Regulations

for Whitefish Lake First Nation #459

Please read and review the Amended Customary Elections Regulations, voting to pass the proposed amended Bylaw will take place March 25, 2021. The words that are written in red are the proposed amendments (changes/additions).

 

There will be copies available at the Atikameg Post Office, also a copy will be placed in every mailbox. If you would like a copy emailed to you, message the Facebook page at Whitefish Lake First Nation #459  requesting for a copy, along with the email you would like it to be sent to.

 

We want all our members to be informed, so that members can make an informed decision come March 25, 2021, let’s spread the word!

Download Amended Customary Election Regulations Document

Fax: 780-767-3922

General Delivery Atikameg, AB

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