WFN Members interested in pursuing an Allotment opportunity are required to fully complete an application and submit it to Adam Nerger, Legal Services Assistant by the closing date listed in the application form.
Download an Allotment application below or pick up a hard copy application form from either the Lindley Building or Community Services building.
The application form will be updated for each new allotment.
In accordance with the Westbank First Nation/stqaʔtxʷɬn’íwt sqilxʷ Community
Plan, Council/yi səxʷk̓ʷinaʔməm, Chief Saskatoon Berry/ilmixʷəm siyaʔ, and
Chief Bitterroot/ilmixʷəm sp'iƛ
̓ əm are committed to supporting the Allotment
Commission (the “Commission”) in meeting their priorities and goals, while
updating policies to encourage responsible and culturally aware development of
Westbank First Nation lands. This includes continuing to provide opportunities
for Certificate of Possession ownership through the Allotment Process, and
ensuring all Westbank First Nation Members are afforded housing opportunities
in a manner that meets both their current needs and their long-term housing
The purpose of this policy is to support the Commission in carrying out its
duties in providing opportunities to Members to obtain Certificate of
Possession ownership and affordable housing, utilizing a fair application process
and transparent selection method.
The Westbank First Nation Allotment Law No. 2006-03 establishes the policy, procedure and criteria for granting of Allotments. The Allotment of Community Lands may only be granted in accordance with this Law and may only be granted to a WFN Member. The Law outlines the granting of allotments as they pertain to exchange of lands, reconfiguration of boundaries, transfers of allotment, allotment of community lands, housing allotments, and registration of allotments. The Law also governs the composition and duties of the Allotment Commission.
WFN Allotment Commission
201-515 Hwy 97 S
Kelowna, BC V1Z 3J2
T 250 769 4999
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