The Tla’amin Final Agreement (Tla'amin Treaty) took effect on April 5, 2016. Tla’amin Nation, Canada, and British Columbia are over five years into the implementation of their new relationship.
Tla’amin traditional territory is around the Powell River area, including Lasqueti and Texada Islands, and down through Cortes Island and the Comox Valley. There are approximately 1,200 Tla’amin citizens.
Tla’amin has overlapping and/or shared territory with its First Nation neighbours: Hul’qumi’num, K’ómoks, Klahoose, Kwiakah, Homalco, Sechelt, Snaw-naw-AS, We Wai Kai, Wei Wai Kum, and Qualicum.
BC Treaty Commission Contacts
Powell River, BC V8A 0CA