Provincial Program and Services Resource for Métis People in BC

BC Métis Federation is pleased to share the 2019 Guide for Indigenous Services to assist our members in having access and information for a variety of publicly funded programs and services. The Guide supports the relationship between the Province and Indigenous people and their communities. It provides other community service organizations, government ministries and agencies, and […]

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Province Recognizes BC Métis Federation

BC Métis Federation is pleased to share the recent letter by the Province of British Columbia to officially recognize the role of BC Métis Federation. For the past few years various Métis organizations and Métis service deliver agencies in British Columbia have suggested politically and publicly that BC Métis Federation was not recognized by governments.  We […]

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BC Métis Federation Letter Re Bill C-92 Métis Child and Family

You are receiving this repeat notice in light of the recent introduction of Bill C-92 and its inexorable movement towards enforcing the retroactive rights for Indigenous Peoples to return their children to their communities. The BC Métis Federation is in the process of undertaking the review of, and, when deemed in the child’s best interests, […]

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BC Métis Federation Report – Groundbirch Mainline Loop (Sunrise Section) Project

BC Métis Federation and partner Dawson Creek Métis Federation are pleased to release this latest consultation report for the Groundbirch Mainline Loop near Dawson Creek, BC. This report provides a summary of the environmental consultation supported by the proponent (NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.), and conducted by BC Métis Federation in conjunction with the Dawson Creek […]

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National Energy Board Rules to Move Forward With Trans Mountain Expansion Project

BC Métis Federation is notifying members that the National Energy Board has ruled today to construct the Trans Mountain Expansion Project with the release of their Reconsideration Report. The Government of Canada now has a 90-day window to make their final decision. This was the latest requirements required by the Federal Court of Canada decision […]

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Trans Mountain Pipeline Project – Current Status

The BC Métis Federation is sharing the following project update as there continues to be many questions about the current Trans Mountain Expansion Project, particularly in relation to the Federal Court of Appeal decision and how the Government of Canada is continuing the process. Therefore, the BC Métis Federation is providing this overview and a […]

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Board Minutes – February 9th, 2019

BC Métis Federation board met this past weekend to address many key issues for the members and organization. Be sure to review and stay informed. Watch for new materials later this week which will be shared.

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Regional Economic Summit – Coastal Gaslink Prince George

Attention BC Métis members and business owners TransCanada is hosting an economic summit Friday, February 15th in Prince George. This is an economic summit open to the BC Métis Federation members, partner businesses and the public intended to create opportunities with CGL Prime Contractor(s) and their subcontractors. Event Details: Where: Prince George Civic Centre — 808 […]

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New Métis Coloring Book Available

BC Métis Federation is proud to share a new resources for Métis members, families, and organizations seeking Métis resources. She has created a new Métis coloring book sharing some of the Métis history and culture from northeast British Columbia. Member Earlene Bitterman is the creator of this new Métis cultural material. She was born in […]

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Federation Leadership Meet with Provincial Minister

BC Métis Federation leaders thank Provincial Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation Honourable Scott Fraser for the constructive meeting today at the Provincial Government office in Vancouver. The agenda spoke to key issues of province wide Métis reconciliation, formal steps to establishing the relationship between the BC Métis Federation and the Province of British Columbia, […]

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