Treaty land entitlement negotiations are intended to fulfill the written versions of historic Treaties signed in the NWT, Treaties 8 and 11. These negotiations can result in agreements that create Reserves within the meaning of the Indian Act. These agreements usually include a financial component for the First Nation in compensation for delayed fulfillment of certain Treaty provisions.
Treaty Land Entitlement negotiations in the NWT are guided by the Federal Specific Claims Policy.
First Nation with a settled Treaty Land Entitlement Agreement: