The Ehattesaht First Nations Administration Department is responsible for, implementing and overseeing all aspects of the band entities, which includes the development and enforcement of policies, ensuring the efficient and effective operations of the band, working with the accounting department on fiscal and operational accountability, and providing assistance to the hereditary chiefs, as well as to the currently elected band council.

Ehattesaht First Nation oversees and manages its own financial affairs by preparation and submission of monthly, quarterly, annual and reports to all service providers, as well as the submission of professional audits to Indigenous Services Canada (ISC), and to any external entities that rely, or request copies of these statements.

To assist with the provisions and support to the community, the Chief and Council, and to the band membership, the following services are overseen and provided by the Ehattesaht Band Administration Office:

  • Assistants to the overall staff, and personnel
  • Finance, accounts payable, and receivables
  • Patient Travel
  • Social Development
  • Community Development
  • Housing, Operation and Maintenance
  • Economic Development
  • Youth Programs and Services
  • Fisheries
  • Reception Services
  • Membership Services
  • Capacity Development
  • Mental Health Programs
  • Language and Culture Research, Revitalization, and Planning

If you are interested in a certain program or area, please check the various pages of our web-pages out.

Office hours: Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m

(Closed at 12:00 p.m every other Friday)

Mailing Address:  Ehattesaht First Nation P.O Box 59 Zeballos, BC. V0P 2A0

Tel: 250-761-4155 Fax Number: 250-761-4156 or