Land Governance Manual

Land Governance Manual

LAND GOVERNANCE MANUAL: A Guide to Best Practices for Land Governance

The Land Governance Manual (LGM) has been prepared as a resource tool for Operational First Nations under the Framework Agreement on First Nation Land Management. This version has been developed by a focus group of 11 Operational First Nations in the Sto:lo Territory in British Columbia.

Click the following link to download a copy of the Land Governance Manual or contact your FNLMRC Support Technician for further assistance.

FNLMRC has been coordinating a series of Think Tank (TT) sessions to review and further develop the Land Governance Manual with Operational First Nations across Canada.

Please take a look at the dates below for upcoming sessions.  Materials from previous sessions will be linked to the date for easy downloading.

Please check back for further updates!

 

Topic Date Location
0.  Introduction – Best Practices for Lands Governance Manual & Think Tank Sessions ·         West – March 7-8, 2016

·         Prairies – June 22-23, 2016

·         East – Sept 21-22, 2016

·         Skawalook

·         Whitecap

·         Rama

1.  Land Governance Authority, Operational Start Up, Law Development (LUP) ·         West –  Feb 20-24, 2017  (TT#2)

·         Prairies – Feb 28 – Mar 1, 2017 (TT#2)

·         East –  Mar 21-22, 2017 (TT#2)

·         Richmond

·         Calgary

·         Toronto

2.  Individual Land Interests, Land Registry Procedures (lease, sublease, etc), FNLRS ·         West – Oct. 17-18, 2017 (TT#3)          

·         Prairies – July 11-12, 2017 (TT#3)         

·         East – Nov 15-17, 2016 (TT#1)

·      Prince George

·         Winnipeg

·         Sudbury

3.  Allotment, Traditional Land Holdings, Wills & Estates ·         West – June 15-16, 2016 (TT#1)

·         Prairies – July 11-12, 2017 (TT#3)

·         East – Nov 15-17, 2016 (TT#1)

·         Matsqui

·         Winnipeg

·         Sudbury

4.  Lands Inventory, File Management, Mapping, Surveys, Website (Addition of ATR/TLE) ·         West – Oct. 17-18, 2017 (TT#3)             

·         Prairies – Oct 25-26, 2016 (TT#1)

·         East – Nov 15-17, 2016 (TT#1)

·      Prince George

·         Brokenhead

·         Sudbury

5.  Environment, Natural Resources ·         West – Fall 2017 (TT#4)

·         Prairies –  Fall 2017(TT#4)

·         East –  Fall 2017(TT#4)

·         TBD

·         TBD

·         TBD