Indian Registry Program

REGISTERED STATUS INDIAN REGISTRATION

To register a child on ICS’s Indian Registry Program and your First Nation/Band membership, parent(s) must submit:

  1. A signed parental consent form for registration
  2. The child’s original birth certificate that states the names of the child’s parent(s).

(Note to determine child’s correct entitlement under Indian Act, is very important that BOTH parents are on birth certificate IF they are both registered status.)

Documents should be sent to the Indian Registry Administrator for the First Nation that child is to be registered under the child must be registered to be eligible for non-insured health benefits.

LOCAL FIRST NATION’S MEMBERSHIP/INDIAN REGISTRY PROGRAMS:

For GLEN VOWELL, HAGWILGET VILLAGE, GITSEGUKLA, GITANYOW BANDS CONTACT:

Heather Barnes, Indian Registry Administrators
Gitksan Government Commission (located at 4215 Field Street)
P.O. Box 335
Hazelton, B.C. V0J 1Y0
Telephone: (250)842-2248 Ext. 229 Fax: (250) 842-6299
Toll Free: 1-800-650-5518

Registry services are NOT available on MONDAYS. Two Wednesday afternoons per month Heather Barnes is in either Gitsegukla or Gitanyow – please call to schedule an appointment, thank you!

For GITANMAAX BAND: Monica Green, Indian Registry Administrator
Gitanmaax Band
P.O. Box 440
Hazelton, B.C. V0J 1Y0
Telephone: (250) 842-5297 Fax: (250) 842-6364
Toll Free: 1-800-663-4590

FOR KISPIOX BAND: Sandi Reviakin, Indian Registry Administrator
Kispiox Band
1336 Kispiox Valley Road
Kispiox, B.C. V0J 1Y4
Telephone: (250) 842-5248 Fax: (250) 842-5604
Toll Free: 1-877-842-5911