THE CLAIMS PERIOD IS OPEN. YOU CAN SUBMIT A CLAIM FORM ONLINE OR ON PAPER FOR COMPENSATION UNDER THE FIRST NATIONS DRINKING WATER SETTLEMENT. THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT IS MARCH 7, 2023.
The deadline to submit a Band Council Acceptance Resolution is EXTENDED to MARCH 7, 2023.
Courts have approved the settlement between Canada and certain First Nations and their members who were subject to a drinking water advisory that lasted at least one year between November 20, 1995 and June 20, 2021.