Provides registration services for the following events:
• Miscellaneous events
• First-time registrants (Bill C31)
• Bill C3 registrants (McIvor Case)
• Status cards (paper laminated)
Please note that appointments for Indian Registry services can be made Mondays, Tuesday afternoons, and Wednesdays for members of the following communities:
• Kwaw Kwaw apilt
• Shxwha:y Village
If you are a member of another First Nation, please contact Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) in Vancouver, B.C. at 1-800-665-9320.
Band Members that applied for the Secure Certificate of Indian Status Card (SCIS) in August 2009, your SCIS cards are up for renewal this year, 2015.
Please renew your SCIS cards now as it takes approximately 11 -14 weeks to receive your SCIS card in the mail. Leona Sam, IRA is able to assist you with your SCIS application. Please call and make an appointment at 604 824-3268 or 1 800 565 6004.
The SCIS application process takes the same amount of time even if you go directly to INAC office in Vancouver.
If you prefer to go to INAC, BC Region, Vancouver, B.C. their telephone number is 1 800 665 9320 or you can also call the Headquarters line in Ottawa at 1 800 567 9604.
For more information in regards to Registration and the SCIS card go to: www.aandc.gc.ca
Indian Registry Administrator
Bldg.# 7-7201 Vedder Road,
604 824 3268