The lockdown in Neyaashiinigmiing is ended. We are now a Yellow Zone per provincial COVID-19 colour codes. Band Offices and Programs will re-open on Monday, February 22, 2021. Residents are asked to diligently follow all pandemic protocols. Non-resident members are asked to limit all visits to Neyaashiinigmiing to essential trips only.

Latest Updates

Fishing Licences do not require immediate renewal

The Band Office will remain closed to the public during the pandemic crisis, and will not be renewing fishing licenses until a process for safely dealing with public requests has been implemented. Chief Nadjiwon would like to assure those holding fishing licenses, however, that their licenses will remain valid until further notice. It is not […]

Lands and Membership Notice

Due to the closures mandated in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Lands/Membership department will not be conducting any face-to-face visits until further notice. The department will also not be issuing status cards as the department does not have a card supply. Indigenous Services Canada’s (ISC) Membership/Registration department has also been closed in response to […]

Band Office is closed to the public

In order to protect the health and welfare of the community and reduce the chance of infection of critical staff by COVID-19, the Band Office will be closed to the public until further notice. Non-essential band administration and program staff have been asked to stay home and practice social distancing. Essential program staff remain on […]

Disinfectant, masks and other medical supplies needed

The CONUFN is being diligent in its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are making every effort to comply with the best medical advice to maintain social distance, disinfect, and wash hands frequently. As these consumables are used quickly, we are now in need of hand sanitizer, disinfectant wipes, disinfectant cleansers, and personal protection equipment […]

Cape Croker Park to be closed indefinitely

In response to the pandemic, and in the interest of the health and safety of our Park employees, the Neyaashiinigmiing community, and the general public, the Chief and Council of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation have ordered the immediate closure of the Park. The Park will remain closed to all use, including day […]