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Band Office



Membership Staff:

Jean Oshkabewisens
Band Membership Clerk
Phone: 705-859-3122 ext. 302
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Mabel Manitowabi
Reception/Membership Support Clerk
Phone: 705-859-3122 ext. 301

Maintaining the Wikwemikong Band list as up-to-date as possible by obtaining documentation from band members to record events such as births, deaths, marriages, etc. on behalf of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada for the Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve. To work with other band programs by providing needed information and statistics.

The band took over the membership program from Indian and Northern Affairs Canada in the early 1970’s. Membership is responsible for obtaining documentation from band members and forwarding to Indian Affairs to be entered into the Indian Register. Since 1996, we have been on-line with the Indian Register and are able to view the current information from our location.

Besides registering events in the Indian Register, we also provide the following services:

o    Issuing Indian Status cards to band members.
o    Provide letters verifying Indian Status.
o    Provide forms and/or information for registration process, transfers, gas cards, and benefits.
o    Obtaining off-reserve mailing addresses of band members for voting purposes and the occasional mass mail out.
o    Research claims of Indian Status entitlement.


2015 Band Membership Newsletter


Band Membership Forms/Applications

Click Here for the Conformation of Residency Form

• For Band Members needing to update their current address for election ballots/mass mail out purposes

Click Here for the Gas Card Application

• For Band Members needing their Gas Card Application Form

Click Here for Birth Registration & Information

Information for Band Members wishing to register their child


Contact Information

19A Complex Drive, P.O Box 112
Wikwemikong, ON
P0P 2J0

Phone: 705-859-3122
Toll Free: 1-800-880-1406
Fax: 705-859-3851