Citizenship Application Package

Download, print, and complete applicable form if you are not using the online Métis citizenship application form.

The age for legal purposes and decision making as an adult  in Canada is 19 yrs. and older. Please be sure all applications for individuals 18yrs and younger are signed off by the parent/legal guardian.

Laurel Katernick – Director of Registry
MNBC Central Registry
107 - 5668 192nd St
Surrey BC V3S 2V7 
Toll free: 1-800-940-1150 / 604-557-5851 Ext. 8207

Citizenship Application Step 2 (Online Application Supplement)

Download, print, and complete this form if you are using the online Métis citizenship application form and have lost your supplemental document download.

Who Do I Contact For Help With My Application?

When Applying for Minor Aged Children/Youth in Care

MCFD Staff & Extended Families in the position of guardianship of minor aged children in their care are requested to contact Jeannie Cardinal, Executive Assistant for MNBC Ministry of Children & Families to obtain an application package.

Jeanie Cardinal – Executive Assistant
MNBC Ministry of Children & Families
107 - 5668 192nd St
Surrey BC V3S 2V7
Toll free: 1-800-940-1150 / 604-557-5851 Ext. 8208

Change of Address Form

Central Registry Change of Address Form. Please submit directly to:

MNBC Central Registry
Suite 107 – 5668 192nd St.
Surrey, BC
V3S 2V7

What's In Your Wallet?

(Printable poster for office use.) Many Métis people in BC believe they are registered with Métis Nation BC because they have a "Métis Membership Card". But is that really what's in your wallet?

Citizenship Registry Operational Highlights
  • Over 17,500 provincially registered Métis Citizens with MNBC
  • Home of the official Métis Identification Registry in BC
  • Secure dedicated Citizenship database server
  • Regular secure data backup & data recovery system
  • Secure electronic & hard copy file storage
  • In-house secure Citizenship & Harvester card printing
  • Citizens receive special Citizenship Certificates personally signed by the MNBC President
  • ...and other Central Registry highlights
MNBC Citizens by Region, 2016

Bar graph of MNBC Citizens by Region, as of September 30 2016.

How Important Are Our Chartered Communities to the Métis Nation?

(Printable poster for office use.) Our Chartered Métis Communities have an important role in strong healthy governance and cultural awareness for Métis people in the province of BC at both grass roots and provincial levels.

The Métis (Publication)

A 4-page informational publication about the Métis people as released by the Métis National Council.

Métis Nation BC Citizenship Act