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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Sq’ewqéyl Council has called the Election at their regular council meeting on Dec 8, 2020. Election Day has been set for MARCH 10, 2021, and they have appointed Nicole Hajash of Onefeather as the electoral officer for the election proceedings. Log in to see BCR# 2020-2021-010.

All election related documents will be posted here or by our electoral officer at