Financial Management can be a powerful tool in supporting effective governance and economic success in our communities. Find resources geared towards leadership, financial administrators, and community members to strengthen fiscal management, increase accountability and support community prosperity.
Chief and Council Introduction
Community-level financial management is based on vision and planning. The resources here will support leadership in developing strategies to create policies and build sustainable financial governance.
Chief and Council
Chief and Council: Financial Management, Laws, Bylaws
Chief and Council: Community Financial Planning & Building Finance Committees
Chief and Council: Budgets & Planning
Chief and Council: Sample Policies & Documentation
Three elements of Financial Management
Chief and Council: Other Resources
Financial Administrator Intro
This section contains information on fiscal regulations, laws and bylaws governing First Nations communities, and resources to support financial committees and administrative staff.
Financial Administrator: Regulations, Laws & Standards
Financial Administrator: Education
Financial Administrator: Financial Committees
Financial Administrator: Other Resources
Community Members Introduction
Personal finances play an important role in helping us to meet our goals and plan for the future. This section contains resources to learn about budgeting and credit, track expenses and pay debts, and to develop habits that support overall financial wellbeing.
Community Members: Personal Budgeting & Planning
Community Members: Other Resources
Financial Glossary Resources
Understanding financial management begins with understanding commonly used terms.