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

With 4,900+ 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.


February 22, 2018
Scheduled Water shut off for Clem Clem Residents
The water will be shut off in the Clem Clem area for approximately 8 hours (8:00 am to 4:00 pm) on Wednesday February 28, 2018.

Columbia Ice will deliver water to all houses in the morning on Monday February 26, 2018 and will be back to pick up the water bottles and coolers on Friday March 2, 2018
Addresses affected by the water shut off are:
5083 - 5200 Tzouhalem Road
2219 - 2232 Jimmy Road
5163 - 5175 Samuel Road
If you have any questions please call Wendy Seymour at Cowichan Tribes Operations & Maintenance office at 250-748-3196 extension 211.
February 6, 2018
Elders Gathering 2018 website is live. Register now for the July 10-12 Event. Volunteers needed!
February 22, 2018
Cowichan Hosts Community Heartbeat Hip Hop Workshop
Registration and Rules
February 6, 2018
'Tsetsuw' Suwa'lum' Games
TS Games
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Cowichan Tribes in the News

December 7, 2017

COWICHAN VALLEY, BC – Chief William (Chip) Seymour of Cowichan Tribes, His Worship Mayor Phil Kent, His Worship Mayor Jon Lefebure, and Board of Education Chair Candace Spilsbury have released the following statement regarding racism in the Cowichan Valley:

“Yesterday afternoon, we met to discuss the growing conversation and concern about racism in our diverse community.

December 5, 2017

COWICHAN VALLEY, BC – Chief William "Chip" Seymour of Cowichan Tribes and Rod Allen, Superintendent of the Cowichan Valley School District have released the following statement regarding a series of fights that took place yesterday at Cowichan Secondary School in Duncan:
“Both Cowichan Tribes and the school district are aware of the incident involving several students that took place yesterday afternoon at the James Street campus of Cowichan Secondary School.

Community Calendar

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Upcoming Events
  • Spring Break - School Closed

  • Fill & Demolition Landscape and Construction (DLC) Workshop

  • Fill & Demolition Landscape and Construction (DLC) Workshop

  • Garbage P/U

  • Spring Break - School Closed

  • Community Heartbeat Workshop

  • Elders Advisory Committee

  • 'Tsetsuw' Suwa'lum' Games

  • Housing Committee