Kispiox Band, IR1 - TELUS telecommunication tower

Kispiox Band, IR1  – TELUS telecommunication tower – Public Comments Invited

Indigenous Services Canada must determine whether the proposed TELUS telecommunication tower on Kispiox 1 is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. To help inform this determination, Indigenous Services Canada is inviting comments from the public respecting that determination.

Written comments must be submitted by March 15, 2022 to:

Nicole Louiseize

Environmental Specialist

Indigenous Services Canada


The Proposed Project

TELUS is seeking a s.28(2) permit from Indigenous Services Canada to build a new 30m telecommunication tower within a ~200 m2 footprint on cleared lands on Kispiox 1.   

Key features of the project include:

  • construction of concrete foundations around the tower footings
  • Installation of underground or overhead power and communication lines
  • Installation of the tower and accessories such as microwaves, antennas, and a lightning rod
  • construction of a 12mx15m chain link fence


Latest update

The assessment is in progress.



Indigenous Services Canada
Nicole Louiseize, Environmental Specialist
Telephone: 778-227-6741

  • Location

    • Kispiox 1 (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Other, not otherwise specified
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    TELUS Communications Inc
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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