Welcome to Batchewana First Nations Website!Notice of Nomination Meeting
Batchewana First Nation
Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the Electors of the Batchewana First Nation will be held at the Thunderbird Room, Rankin Arena on Tuesday, the 2nd day of December 2014, beginning at 6:00 p.m. and closing at 9:00 p.m., for the purpose of nominating candidates for the position of Chief and Councillors, on the Band Council of the said Band, for the next ensuing term.
There are eight (8) Councillor positions and one (1) position for Chief available. The Election will be held at the Thunderbird Room, Rankin Arena on Wednesday the 4th day of February 2015.
Please note that any voter may nominate candidates by using a mail-in nomination form.
You can either deliver or mail-in a written nomination and a completed, signed and witnessed voter declaration form to the Electoral Officer before the time set for the Nomination Meeting OR you may nominate candidates orally at the nomination meeting. If you wish to nominate using a mail-in nomination form, contact the Electoral Officer at the below telephone number.
Also note that any voter may vote by mail in ballot. If you will not be available to vote in person on the Polling Day, you may make arrangements with the Electoral Officer to receive a mail in ballot.
Everyone is reminded to make sure that your address is current with the BFN Membership Clerk, Lisa McCormick.
CEO, Batchewana First Nation
(705) 759-0914 ext. 210
Please be advised that the check cashing service has been eliminated at the Band Office effective November 1, 2014.
Emergency Contact Information:
Batchewana First Nation Band Office (705) 759-0914 or 1-877-236-2632
Batchewana Police Services 1-888-310-1122
Batchewana First Nation Health Centre (705) 254-7827 or 1-855-816-9590