Indigenous engagement

The CNSC is working to transform how it works with Indigenous peoples. Find information and resources for participation in the nuclear regulatory process.

Funding Programs

Learn about funding opportunities to support meaningful participation in regulatory activities


Register for upcoming webinars on specific subjects and projects

Participate in a public Commission hearing

Learn how to participate in writing or by webcast, including templates and guides for intervenors

Indigenous consultation and engagement

Our commitment to consultation and engagement

Environmental assessment process and indigenous consultation

Participation opportunities under the environmental assessment process

Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) approach

Learn about the adaptive phased management approach to selecting a site for a deep geological repository

Policy statement: CNSC’s Commitment to Indigenous Consultation and Engagement

Read our policy statement as outlined in REGDOC 3.2.2

Indigenous Knowledge Policy Framework

Read about our approach to working with Indigenous knowledge

Arrangements with Indigenous communities

Information on terms of reference and arrangements with Indigenous groups

Related links


Statement on Indigenous engagement and consultation

A call for continued commitment to enhanced consultation and engagement

CNSC formalizes its relationship with Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation

Wendy Jocko, Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation Chief (left), and Clare Cattrysse, CNSC Director of Indigenous and Stakeholder Relations (right), signing the terms of reference for long-term engagement with Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation.

The arrangement will enhance collaboration and address areas of mutual interest



Our commitment to reconciliation

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