areaCElectoral Area C (Fort St. James Rural)

Electoral Area C (Fort St James Rural) is the rural area surrounding the District of Fort St James.  The unincorporated communities within the area are Germansen Landing, Leo Creek, Takla Landing, and Trembleur. The area is the gateway to a chain of rivers and lakes that traverse 400 kilometres of central British Columbia. The population of the Fort St. James area, including the municipality itself, rural areas and First Nations, is approximately 4,500 people.  There is an established forest industry, a growing mining and tourism sector.


Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako Elected Representative

Judy Greenaway Headshot.jpg

Director Judy Greenaway
Phone: (250) 692-3195

37 3rd Avenue
Burns Lake, BC V0J 1E0
Phone: (250) 692-3195
Toll Free: (250) 692-3305
Fax: (250) 692-3305

Fort St. James and Surrounding Area Profile

Electoral Area C (Fort St. James Rural) Population: 1,266
*2021 Census Data

Electoral Area C (Fort St. James Rural) Boundaries

  Southern Boundary (Hwy 27)

  • About 1 km north of Cook Road
  • About 1 km south of Pitka Creek Forest Service Road
Northern Boundary
  • Runs along the 56 parallel N of Takla Lake



Local services provided by the RDBN in Electoral Area C (Fort St. James Rural)

Building Inspection
Building Numbering
Development Services
Economic Development
Electoral Area Planning
Emergency Preparedness and Services
General Government Services
Feasibility Studies
Liquid/Solid Waste Disposal
Fort St James Library Grant
Rural Fire Protection
Rural Government Services
Weed Control
Fort St James Arena Grant
Pump and Haul Sewer Disposal
Television Rebroadcasting
Street Lighting – Colony Point
Planning and Zoning