An economically self-sustaining community
with financially independent members

The Whitecap Dakota First Nation is governed by an elected body consisting of the Chief and two Councillors. The positions are elected through a formal votimg process every 4 years by the Whitecap Dakota First Nation membership. WDFN Government places a significant reliance on its Finance and Administrative department to contribute to the success of the Self-Government, Lands, Public Works & Housing. Health, Education, and Economic Development departments in efforts to become a self-sustaining and self-governing entity.