Planning & Management


The Justice office is committed to delivering services to the communities and All Tl’azt’en Nation members, to help create a safer/ healthier community, for future generations.

Maddison Sam, Justice Coordinator

The Tl’azt’en Nation Community Justice Office provides the following services:

  • Respectful Relationship Program
  • Substance Abuse Program
  • Liaison with the client and the Probation / Bail officer
  • Coordinate, administer, and monitor Community Justice Forums (restorative justice circles)
  • Act as a Liaison between the RCMP, Community Justice and the General Community
  • Legal Aid Applications
  • Court Applications
  • If the clients need a ride to Court (only) to/from Fort St. James
  • In Some cases the CJO may act as agent for the client if it is their first appearance and that they cannot make it to court.
  • Liaison between the client and his/her lawyer and with crown counsel.