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5Assistance for Non-profit Societies
1Grant Writing Assistance
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3Find a Grant
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1Resources - Non-Profit
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27Regional Information
15Regional Profile
7Electoral Area Information
Electoral Area A, Smithers Rural
Electoral Area B, Burns Lake Rural
Electoral Area C, Fort St James Rural
Electoral Area D, Fraser Lake Rural
Electoral Area E, Francois/Ootsa Rural
Electoral Area F, Vanderhoof Rural
Electoral Area G, Houston Rural
8Municipality Information
Burns Lake
Fraser Lake
Fort St James
Census Data
Tax Rates
Labour Statistics
4Industry Sectors
Industrial Land Inventories
Bulkley-Nechako Directory
Community Initiatives
8RDBN Business Events
4RDBN Business Forum
2014 RDBN Business Forum – Fort St James
2012 RDBN Business Forum – Smithers
2011 RDBN Business Forum –Vanderhoof
2010 RDBN Business Forum – Burns Lake
4Start-Up Business Contest
2017 RDBN Start-up Business Contest
2013 RDBN Start-up Business Contest
2012 Start-Up Business Contest
2011 Start-Up Business Contest
4Economic Development Projects
RDBN Image Bank
Regional Skills Gap Analysis
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Action Plan
Economic Development Contacts

telkwaProfilePicIncorporated in 1952, Telkwa has a total land area of 6.52 square Km (2001 Census).  Via Highway 16, the Village is 18 Km south of Smithers.  Telkwa's spectacular natural setting offers extensive outdoor adventure and recreational opportunities. Whether you love to hike into an alpine lake, canoe through white water rapids, ski down fresh powdered slopes, or battle the will of a large Steelhead, Telkwa offers year round wilderness adventures. 
The majority of Telkwa's labour force is employed in sales and service occupations, followed by trades and business, finance and administration. The main industries in the area are forestry, agriculture, and tourism



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Brad Layton
Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako
Appointed Representative
Director Brad Layton– Mayor

Pnone: (250) 846-5212
Fax: (250) 846-9572

Village of Telkwa

Area (square kilometers) 7.04  

1415 Hankin Avenue
PO Box 220
Telkwa, B.C V0J 2X0
Phone: (250) 846-5212
Website: Village of Telkwa
Invest Northwest Profile

Average House Value 2016 $210,922  
Municipal taxes (annual rate) 2011 $3,232  
Census Population StatsCan 2016 1,327  
Total Private Dwellings 2016 539  

RDBN Electoral Area

Local First Nations

Electoral Area A (Smithers Rural)

Wet'suwet'en First Nation