Welcome to Our Deline website

To All Deline Beneficiaries of the Sahtu Dene and Metis Land Claim Agreement,

You are invited to participate in a call for nominations for members of the new Dene Gha Gok’e rehkwi (Beneficiaries Board or DGGR) effective September 1, 2016!
Under the self-government agreement, the Deline Land Corporation will be dissolved, and the Deline Got’ine Government will be the Designated Sahtu Organization for DelineParticipants. To ensure the Land Claim rights and assets continue to be controlled by DelineBeneficiaries, the DGGR was established under the DelineFinal Self-... read more

Welcome to ourdeline.ca, a website dedicated to providing information on the Deline Final Self-Government Agreement and self-government implementation.

Fact Sheet #1 - How the FSGA was Made (translation by Jane Modeste)
Fact Sheet #3 - What You Need to Know About Voting (translation by Jane Modeste)
Fact Sheet #4 - One Government for Deline (translation by Jane Modeste)
Fact Sheet #5 - Elected Representatives and Advisory Councils (translation by Jane Modeste)
Fact Sheet #12 - Financing Agreement (translation by Jane Modeste)

See what people are asking about Deline Self-Government

  • The Deline Got’ine Government (DGG) will manage community affairs and local services such as the following:

    • Liquor and gaming regulation
    • Aboriginal affairs, including language and culture
    • Education, including early childhood education
    • Adoption
    • Health services
    • Social housing and income support
    • Tourism in the Deline district
    • Local land use planning

    The DGG will not take on all of these responsibilities right away. For example, education and health services are complex areas. They will be managed by the GNWT until the DGG is ready to take them on.

  • Yes. The official languages of the Deline Got’ine Government (DGG) will be North Slavey and English.You will be able to communicate with the DGG in either language.

    The DGG will also be able to decide how their language, culture and traditions are used in programs and services.