Land Administration Services

Lands Protection in the Department of Culture and Lands Protection is the lead department in the implementation of the Tłįchǫ Wenek’e: Tłįchǫ Land Use Plan. Lands Protection staff assist the Chiefs Executive Council in its role and requirements under Tłįchǫ Wenek’e. The Department of Culture and Lands Protection will receive and process applications for use of Tłįchǫ lands as well as liaise with applicants and the Tłįchǫ public on issues relating to the land use plan and its implementation, including the processing of requests and applications. Generally Lands Protection is responsible for the administration of Tłįchǫ lands, including the administration of “dispositions” of Tłįchǫ land under the Tłįchǫ Lands Protection Law made before May 31, 2013, and for the orderly consideration, negotiation and administration of any tenure instruments (leases, permits, licenses, access agreements, etc.)