First Nations

First Nations

The City of Port Alberni boundary lies within the traditional territories of the Hupacasath and Tseshaht First Nations. The City is proud to partner with both Nations through service agreements, recreational programming, and other social, economic, cultural and environmental initiatives.  

Hupacasth First Nation
Phone: 250-724-4041
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Tseshaht First Nation
Phone: 250-724-1225
Tseshaht First Nations Logo

Port Alberni is also a service center for a number of other First Nations administration, education, and commercial offices that provide a variety of services to Nuu-chah-nulth and other First Nations individuals and communities. These include, but are not limited to:

Huu-ay-aht First Nation
Phone: 250-723-0100

Uchucklesaht Tribe
Phone: 250-724-1832

Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
Phone: 250-724-5757

Port Alberni Friendship Center
Phone: 250-723-8281