Bimose Tribal Council

Site: Bimose Tribal Council

Service: Chief's Council

Description & Services
Public Comments
  • All communities are part of Treaty #3 except Lac des Mille Lacs which is part of the Robinson-Superior Treaty 
  • Bimose Tribal Council is a member of the political territorial organization Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
  • Bimose Tribal Council Head Office is located in Washagamis Bay 38A, PO Box 1200, Kenora, ON P9N 3X7
Description (Agency) Serves as a non-political Chiefs Council which provides support and advisory services to 10 First Nation communities
Agency Services
Description (Service) Serves as a non-political Chiefs Council which provides support and advisory services to 10 First Nation communities 
  • Provides governance, political support and advocacy to Bimose Tribal Council territory First Nations in their quest to build self-sufficient communities 
  • Consists of Chiefs and representatives from each community 
  • Delivers programs and services through local community government 
  • Provides services that respect and reflect the Anishinaabe cultural beliefs, traditions and practices
Services and programs are provided in the following areas: 
  • Administration 
  • Economic Development 
  • Education Services 
  • Education Services, Language Camps 
  • Finance 
  • Technical Services, Capital Planning 
  • Technical Services, Circuit Rider Training Program 
  • Technical Services, Fire Protection and Prevention 
  • Technical Services, Housing Advisory 
  • Technical Services, Operations and Maintenance
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm 
Status Card and Registration Services: Thu 9:30 am-3 pm
Areas Served Dalles First Nation - Ochiichagwe'Babigo'Ining Ojibway Nation ; Grassy Narrows First Nation - Asubpeescheewagong Netum Anishinabek ; Lac Des Mille Lacs First Nation ; Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation - Eagle Lake First Nation ; Shoal Lake 39 First Nation - Iskatewizaagegan # 39 Independent Nation ; Shoal Lake 40 First Nation ; Wabauskang First Nation ; Wabigoon Lake First Nation ; Washagamis Bay First Nation - Obashkaandagaang First Nation ; Whitedog First Nation - Wabaseemoong Independent First Nations
Eligibility Must belong to one of the member First Nations in the Bimose Tribal Council territory
  • Services are delivered at the local level (Band Office) 
  • Not all services are provided to every community 
  • Status Card and Registration services available by appointment only
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-5551
Fax 807-468-3908
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Primary Contact Tierra McDonald, Receptionist
Primary Executive Don Morrison, Executive Director; Phone: 807-468-5551 ext 227; Email:
Alternate Executive Bernice Major, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 807-468-5551 ext 226; Email:
Located In Community Kenora
Address Central Office
598 Lakeview Dr
Kenora, ON P9N 3P7
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Intersection Lakeview Dr and Nash St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)