Lax Kw’alaams Business Development in Prince Rupert
Karen Knott will be in Prince Rupert to assist members with membership needs.
After any event- birth, death, marriage, divorce, name change – it takes 6-9 months to complete a change of record at the Regional Office.
It is important for parents to register babies to the Band as soon as they receive their birth certificates from vital statistics. Once registration is complete, the child is entitled to medical benefits. Adults renew status cards every five years, children every three years.
Please contact Karen Knott at the Band office between 8:30am-12pm to make an appointment (number is below). Or you can call the Lax Kw’alaams Business Development at (250) 627-5733 to put your name on the list and Karen will contact you.
The membership clerk can assist with:
- Status cards (CIS) $10 each,
- Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS) $10 each
- Child registration
- Commissioner for affidavits
- Name changes, Death, Marriages
Valid photo identification, birth certificate, care card, student card or passport.
250-625-3293 Ext 234 or
1-877-725-3293 Ext 234by