Skowkale is a First Nation community located in the core of the City of Chilliwack in British Columbia. With over 230 people on its membership and over 1,000 living in the community, Skowkale is a progressive and growing community that strives to support its members in a fair and equitable manner.

Skowkale people want to:

Build community unity, belonging and pride
Increase education and learning
Strengthen youth health and leadership
Increase financial and economic independence
Improve community design and liveability
Honour and revive our culture
Strengthen community governance
Support healthy and active lifestyles

Skowkale is a member community of the Sto:lo Nation and is also a First Nation in the treaty process with the Sto:lo Xwexwilmexw Treaty Association.

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Property Tax Notices are out! Please see for more information.



Urgent Notice

Sq'ewqeyl Covid Emergency Protection Law has been passed as an urgent law by Council and in in effect as of April 9, 2020.

Please familiarize yourselves with the Law and, in the case that you have non-member tenants that reside with you on reserve please be sure to make to make them aware of the new Law.



Coming Events


Next Quarterly Band Meeting is May 27, 2020 and will be hosted via Zoom Video Conferencing due to social distancing requirments.