Eel River Bar - Child and Family Service Building

The project consist of the construction of a Child and Family Service single story building of approximately 12,000 sq ft which will have offices for the employees, a boardroom, community room and culture area that could be also be used for community events and a fitness room. The total project area is approximately 45,000 sq ft and will include the building and parking area.  Project activities include clearing and grubbing and the  installation of utilities and services including water and sewer lines as well as power and communication lines.

The proposed project site is currently located on band-owned lands which is in the process of being added to reserve.


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Latest update

February 10, 2023 – Indigenous Services Canada intends to make a determination regarding whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. To help inform this determination, Indigenous Services Canada is inviting public comments until March 12, 2023 respecting that determination.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 Notice of Intent to Make a Determination - Start of Public Comment Period - February 10, 2023


Indigenous Services Canada - Atlantic
Indigenous Services Canada
PO BOX 160
40 Havelock Street
Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3Z3
Telephone: 1-800-567-9604
Fax: 902-661-6237

  • Location

    • Eel River Bar First Nation (New Brunswick)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Eel River Bar First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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