Shhweenustham 'u tu Quw'utsun Hwulmuhw
The People of the Warm Land Welcome You

Getting Tested for COVID-19 in the Cowichan Valley


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COVID-19 Symptoms Awareness - Making Safe Decisions

COVID-19 Economic Response Infographic

Opioid Crisis Response

Chief Seymour and Council have designated an Opioid Crisis Response Working Group to lead our nation’s ongoing response to the opioid overdose epidemic.

Please visit the Opioid Response Section for info on overdose prevention and where to get help.


The future looks bright for a career in the construction trades!!!

Join the Indigenous Employment Hub for a Virtual Job Fair

April 15th, 2021 from 6-7pm

For the click here to sign up, the website link is


If you have been affected by the recent flooding and have experienced damage to your home or septic or require further information, please call 250-715-3333




Employment Opportunities

Property Manager                             Property Administrator        Office/Finance Manager
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With 4,900+ members, we are the largest single First Nation Band in British Columbia.

Our ‘warm land’ is located in the beautiful Cowichan Valley region on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. Learn about our history and culture, find out about the wide range of member services and check out the exciting projects and initiatives we have underway.

Important Bulletins


Cowichan Tumuhw Committee Members


For those who did not receive their tobacco tax in December -- TODAY January 15, 2021 is the deadline for the 2020 Tobacco Tax applications for distribution on January 22, 2021  
For those who apply after Jan. 15, 2021 the next distribution date is April 16, 2021.

If your direct deposit information has changed, or you need to sign up for direct deposit go to:

Direct Deposit

If you are receiving payments such as Social Assistance, Living Allowance, Caregiver payments and commercial land lease distribution from Cowichan Tribes, we encourage you to sign up for the Electronic Funds Transfer. Simply filling in the attached EFT form (the instruction is in the back of the form) and provide a void cheque or Direct Deposit Form readily available from your financial institutions.

Click here for the form to complete

Important Files

Title Description
Sept 2020-2021 Bus Routes.pdf Cowichan Tribes Morning Bus Schedule - Sept 2020 Update
2020-2021 Cowichan Tribes School Bus Registration Form _ Transportation Regulations.pdf School Bus Registration Form for the School Year 2020/2021
CT MEMO RE STATUS CARDS.pdf Memo from the Membership Dept Re: Status Cards and the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Cowichan Tribes in the News

Duncan, North Cowichan, and Cowichan Tribes are working together,in collaboration with community stakeholders, to implement the Safer Community Plan to address crime and public disorder along the Trans-Canada Highway corridor between Beverly Street and Boys Road.

A new Corridor Safety Office will open soon at 490 Trans-Canada Highway. To read the full press release please visit the website.