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Claims Summary: Matachewan First Nation

First Nation:

Matachewan First Nation


Approximately 60 kilometres southwest of Kirkland Lake

Claim Type:

Treaty Land Entitlement


Accepted by Ontario for Negotiations


Matachewan First Nation submitted a Treaty Land Entitlement claim to Ontario in 2009 asserting that an insufficient amount of reserve land was set aside for the community pursuant to the provisions of Treaty 9. As of September 2012, negotiations are underway.


Current Claims and Land-Related Negotiations Summaries


Claims accepted by Ontario for negotiations