Milestones and Timelines

  • February 11, 2016

    Referendum Timeline Milestones: February 11, 2016 – REFERENDUM VOTING DAY

  • January 7, 2016

    Referendum Timeline Milestones: January 7, 2016 – Voting ballots will be mailed out to Off-Reserve Members. Ballots can be mailed out after January 7 as new addresses are received. Also, Members On-Reserve who will be away on voting day may request a ballot.

  • December 11, 2015

    Referendum Timeline Milestones: December 11, 2015 – A Notice of Referendum will be posted and mailed out to all Off-Reserve Members who have provided their current address and contact information to their Band office.

  • December 3, 2015

    Referendum Timeline Milestones: December 3, 2015 – Voters Lists will be posted.

  • June 22, 2012

    Unity Declaration signed

  • January 1, 2012

    Community consultation around governance to inform draft constitution

  • May 1, 2011

    Leadership council directed formation of constitutional steering committee to consult with membership in the development of the constitution

  • April 1, 2010

    Citizen’s Forum

  • January 2, 2010

    Framework for shared decision-making. Ensuring NStQ had a meaningful role in land-use decisions post-treaty

  • January 1, 2010

    Formation of the NStQ Leadership Council

  • June 1, 2009

    AIP Land and Cash Counter-Offer

  • February 1, 2009

    Government presents land and cash offer – Chief Mike Archie rejected it

  • November 1, 2001

    NStQ began Stage 4 and were hopeful for just settlement of long-standing land claim issues

  • September 25, 1998

    The Chiefs’ Statement on Delgamuukw; The Chiefs’ Statement on Crown Land

  • December 10, 1997

    Signing of the Treaty Framework Agreement. Document was signed by: Canim Lake, Canoe Creek, Soda Creek, and Williams Lake Indian Band

  • September 27, 1995

    Signing of the Information Sharing Principles, Procedures and Openness Protocol among Cariboo Tribal Council, Canada, and British Columbia

  • September 27, 1995

    Information sharing principles, procedures and openness protocols negotiated and agreed to by parties (NStQ, Province of BC, Federal Government)

  • December 15, 1993

    Entered BC Treaty Process

  • December 1, 1993

    A Statement-of-Intent was submitted on behalf of Canoe Creek, Canim Lake, Soda Creek, and Williams Lake Indian Band by Cariboo Tribal Council