On behalf of the Thessalon First Nation Chief and Council we welcome you to our new Thessalon First Nation Website!
Chief and Council are responsible for setting policies and objectives to ensure that these are properly administered by the band through management. These include local administration of community services for residents on band controlled land, including roads, housing, health, education, infrastructure, etc. The council is also responsible for the interest of the band membership regarding matters affecting Aboriginal rights, treaties, band capital and funds held in trust. In this respect, their jurisdiction extends to band members living off reserve. Band Council may also deal with matters involving non-band members with respect to business and industrial interests, such as the regulation of land leases, royalties, lumber, tourism etc.
Chief and Council meetings are held every second Tuesday of each month | Elections November, 2023