The Westbank First Nation
is a First Nations
government in the Okanagan
region of the Canadian province
of British Columbia
, located in the Greater Kelowna
metropolitan region. They are a member of the Okanagan Nation Alliance
. The Westbank First Nation is one of the most progressive, successful First Nations in Canada.
Having achieved Self-Government in 2005 they have experienced unparalleled and explosive growth. With a stable and sophisticated government and leased land system; large amounts of undeveloped serviced land; adjacent to Kelowna and bordering Lake Okanagan (one of the most desirable areas in Canada); commercial and residential developers are scrambling to gain a foothold for their projects on this Reserve.
Wsstbank First Nation website