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 notice to all Cowichan Tribes members
Membership staff would like you to come in and update your mailing address for this years Voter's list. It is important to ensure that the Elections Officer has the most update information to send any information for this years Cowichan Tribes Elections. Thank you.
For more information about the fishing regulations call the Lands & Governance building at 250-748-3196 ext. 221
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Cowichan Tribes in the News
Cowichan Tribes Chief Chip Seymour has watched the once robust Cowichan River reduced to a mere stream. Drought conditions are stranding salmon fry in warm pools, he said, and hampering mature chinook from completing their spring run up to Cowichan Lake.
Cowichan Tribes members were celebrating Tuesday, July 28 as the Trestle and Wilson Road areas finally get clean drinking water after more than a decade of boil water advisories. It’s a project 35 years in the making.