Matachewan New Housing Construction Project

Matachewan First Nation is located in Northeastern Ontario, approximately 30 kilometers southeast of the town of Matachewan and 60 kilometers west of Kirkland Lake. The project includes the construction of two (2) new pre-fabricated three-bedroom single-family housing units. The housing construction is occurring on undeveloped land and will have individual septic systems, and connect to the existing water lines in the community.

Latest update

November 30, 2021 – Indigenous Services Canada issued its notice of determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of Determination - Indigenous Services Canada - November 30, 2021
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - October 26, 2021


Robyn Bolton
Indigenous Services Canada
Robyn Bolton, Environment Officer
100 Anemki Place
Suite 101
Fort William First Nation, Ontario P7J 1A5
Telephone: 807-358-1698

  • Location

    • Matachewan First Nation (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Matachewan First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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