Membership Services

The Membership Department replaces status cards and accept applications to transfer from one band to another.


Updating Status Cards

To update your status card, please call Membership Coordinator Veronica Wilson at (236) 600-0162 EXT 2007 to make an appointment.


How to register a child for status

Visit https://www.sac-isc.gc.ca/eng/1100100032374/1572457769548 to download and print the Application for Registration of Child Under the Indian Act. Fill out the form electronically or print the form and fill out by hand. When finished print and mail the completed form to:

The Registrar
Indian Registration and Band Lists
Registration, Revenues and Band Governance Branch
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H4


How to register an adult for status

Visit https://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1100100032374 to download the Application For Registration of an Adult Under the Indian Act. Fill out the form electronically or print the form and fill out by hand. When finished print and mail the completed form to:

The Registrar
Indian Registration and Band Lists
Registration, Revenues and Band Governance Branch
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H4


What if I want to transfer my membership to OKIB?

Members of another band inquiring about transferring to the Okanagan Indian Band, please view the Section 12 Membership Transfer Policy and applications below.

Section 12 Membership Transfer Policy


Questions? Contact our Membership Coordinator

Call 236-600-0162 to book an appointment. Appointments are available Monday to Friday, 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 2:30 p.m.

The Membership Coordinator's office is located upstairs at the OKIB Health building.