Composition of Nisga’a Village Governments

In accordance with the Nisga’a Elections Act Part 2 Ordinary Residence

(11) For the purposes of section 42(1) of the Nisga’a Constitution, the number of residents of each Nisga’a Village is the number of Nisga’a citizens who are ordinarily resident within that Nisga’a Village.

(12) The Nisga’a Elections Officer must determine the number of Village Councillors to be elected to a Nisga’a Village Government at a regular election by applying, in respect of each Nisga’a Village, the number of residents determined in accordance with subsection (11) to the table set out in section 42(1) of the Nisga’a Constitution.