Welcome to the Munsee Delaware Nation's website! We hope you enjoy your stay, whether it's to explore our rich history, or find out how to access our various programs and services, our website has something for everyone.

You will find our community on the northern shore of the Thames River, about 25 kilometers southwest of London, Ontario. Our community currently covers 1054 hectares, measuring roughly 3 square kilometers; however we are making progress on a land claim which will help us secure additional territories. The Munsee Delaware Nation has a registered population of 615 people today, with 180 people living in the community. Read more.

Band Cards - Membership

The Munsee Delaware Nation Administration Office issues Certificate of Indian Status cards. 

Eligibility for membership services provided by the office is that the person is entitled to be registered or is registered as a Band Member of the Munsee Delaware Nation.

It is important to register your child within their first year, as they will only be covered under the mother or father’s number during that first year.

Note: Cards for minors expire every (3) years. Please check your status cards to ensure the card is up to date.

For more information, contact the Munsee Delaware Nation Administration Office (519)289-5396.


Certificate of Indian Status

Certificates of Indian Status cards (CIS) may be obtained at the Munsee Delaware Nation Administration office. Please call to schedule an appointment.

Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) requires original documentation to complete application initiated through the Administration Office.  Children 15 years of age and under or dependent adults will need to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Both parties must present ONE piece of photo identification.

Please remember to bring TWO pieces of photo identification:

  • driver’s licence
  • Canadian passport
  • employee identification card
  • Guarantor form
  • Indian Status Card
  • Provincial health card
  • Provincial ID card
  • Student ID card

For more information, contact the Munsee Delaware Nation Administration Office (519)289-5396, or go tohttp://www.ainc-inac.gc.ca/br/is/index-eng.asp


Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS)

AANDC has posted an information update regarding the SCIS.  Accessing the page will provide many other links to FAQs and the application process.


For more information on Band Cards and Membership, contact the Munsee Delaware Nation Administration Office (519)289-5396.

RR #1 . Muncey . Ontario . N0L 1Y0 TL: 519.289.5396

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