Shhweenustham 'u tu Quw'utsun Hwulmuhw
The People of the Warm Land Welcome You

With 4,600+ members, we are the largest single First Nation Band in British Columbia.

Our ‘warm land’ is located in the beautiful Cowichan Valley region on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. Learn about our history and culture, find out about the wide range of member services and check out the exciting projects and initiatives we have underway.

Important Bulletins

Important notice to all Cowichan Tribes members 

Membership staff would like you to come in and update your mailing address.  Thank you.

Tobacco Tax Click on this link to see when the next Tobacco Tax distribution will be.


2015-2016 Fishing Regulations

For more information about the fishing regulations call the Lands & Governance building at 250-748-3196 ext. 221 

Jobs @ Cowichan Tribes

Click this link to view job postings at Cowichan Tribes.

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Cowichan Tribes in the News

January 6th, 2016

Ten agencies, including such diverse players as the RCMP, the BC Wildlife Federation, the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Cowichan Tribes have been working together to come up with a model to stop motor boats from entering the eelgrass area in Cowichan Bay and changes are coming.

January 1st, 2016

Fresh off his re-election, Cowichan Tribes Chief William C. (Chip) Seymour's priorities haven't changed much going into the New Year. They'll be similar to those he set when first elected as the band's leader back in 2013.