Poplar Hill First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Lands and Resources Department

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern Chiefs  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #5
Description (Service) Represents the community in lands and resources initiatives 
  • Liaises with all companies undertaking resource development in traditional Poplar Hill territory including mining developments, forestry projects and hydro electric power projects 
  • Participates in negotiations and agreements with resource developers to ensure Poplar Hill First Nation is fairly included in benefits 
  • Works with the Housing Department for allocation of land to Poplar Hill registered members that wish to build a home or cabin on territorial land
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Poplar Hill First Nation
Eligibility Members of Poplar Hill First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-772-8838 
Fax 807-772-8876
Website poplarhill.firstnation.ca/
Primary Contact James Suggashie, Lands Planner; Email: jamessuggashie@knet.ca
Alternate Contact Garius Owen, Lands Technician; Email: gariusowen@knet.ca
Site Location Community is approx 120 km N of Red Lake along banks of Berens River near Ont/Man border
Located In Community Poplar Hill First Nation
Address Poplar Hill, ON P0V 3E0
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Mailing Address c/o Lands and Resources 
PO Box 1 
Poplar Hill, ON P0V 3E0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)