Resource Library

11 months 3 weeks
2017 / Website
This toolkit provides information on meeting requirements set out in Section 83 of the Indian Act, which enables First Nations governments to establish property taxation laws in their communities, and supports the development of sound fiscal policies and by-laws.Please visit the link below for the most up-to-date information, provided by the First Nations Tax Commission:
Resource Producer: First Nations Tax Commission
Author(s): First Nations Tax Commission
11 months 3 weeks
2018 / PDF
The recreation and tourism market in British Columbia is a robust and dynamic industry with revenues and employment rates that have remained relatively stable over the past several years and is projected to continue. The trails and mountain bike recreatio n sector has grown significantly over the same time frame and is becoming an increasingly important element of the BC tourism market. Trails...
1 year 1 month
2008 / PDF
A paper which considers opportunities for First Nations communities to implement taxation policies in the interests of sovereignty and self-determination. Includes discussions on Canadian tax policy, current gaps in First Nations tax policy, municipal jurisdiction, and income tax exemption. Research Paper for the National Centre for First Nations Governance.
Resource Producer: National Centre for First Nations Governance
Author(s): James Hopkins
1 year 2 months
2017 /
Courses and workshops in tax administration, economic development and lands management
1 year 6 months
2017 / PDF
Business Plan, Finance Policy, HR Policy, and Community Presentation for Xatsull Development Corporation submitted to New Relationship Trust from the Williams Lake Band for the 2016 direct support project.
Resource Producer: Williams Lake Indian Band
1 year 10 months
2017 / PDF
This Economic Scan was funded to by the New Relationship Trust (NRT) and the funding is much appreciated as well as the support and patience that the NRT staff have provided throughout the project. The objective of the project was to review and update the Dzawada̱’enux̱w First Nation’s economic development priorities and develop a clear plan moving forward.
Resource Producer: Dzawada’enuxw First Nation (Tsawataineuk)
1 year 10 months
2016 / PDF
This report details the engagement with the community and the outcomes of that engagement regarding potential land development. The overriding goal of the project was to inform, engage and advise members and the CP holder, Lynne Commodore, on possible uses for the land parcel.
Resource Producer: Soowahlie Indian Band
1 year 10 months
2017 / PDF
Training course outline that covers the technical skills and topics needed to be an administrative professional, specifically focused on desktop applications such as Outlook and Word. 
Resource Producer: Kwantlen First Nation
1 year 10 months
2017 / PDF
Several resources from SAY Lands Office surrounding business permitting, applications, and fees. These resources include a business permit guide to the approval process for SAY Lands that gives applicants an overview of the process of applying for a business permit, permit application forms, and an appendix listing business permit fees. 
1 year 11 months
2017 / PDF
As part of the Nisga'a Village of Gitwinksihlkw Official Community Plan, this project is the cornerstone of the Aboriginal Tourism strategy for the Village. Its overarching title is the Gitwinksihlkw Main Street Experience. It embraces the Welcome House & Suspension Bridge, the Nass River FishWheels, the Sasak Hill Trails & River Walk, and eventually, upgrades to the Ts'oohl Ts'ap...
Resource Producer: Nisga’a Village of Gitwinksihlkw