1) You must acquire an OFFICIAL GENEALOGY that identifies a
Metis Nation Ancestor.
a) An official genealogy can be
obtained from one of the following recognized Genealogical
St. Boniface Historical Society
(If a genealogy is
produced by a genealogical institute not mentioned above please contact the
Manitoba Metis Federation Registrar at 586-8474).
A genealogy of a family
member can be used (with their approval), if you can produce a documented link
to the genealogy. For instance if you use your aunts genealogy you must have
your parent’s (the parent who is related to your aunt) long form birth
certificate or baptism certificate, which show will show the same mother and
father as on your aunts genealogy. Then you must have your long form birth
certificate or baptism certificate to prove your relationship to your
Note: Applications are available under the titles Membership and Harvester Applications on the left or at the above sites as well as the MMF home-site at www.mmf.mb.ca and the Head Office and Regional
2) A Government issued photo identification or Central Registry
Office approved PHOTO ID; with a guarantor’s stamp, is required by the
institution completing your genealogy as well as a LONG FORM BIRTH CERTIFICATE OR BAPTISM CERTIFICATE with your parent’s names.
3) The applicant must
sign the Individual Membership Agreement and Declaration
Form page 7 in the middle of the page with
BLACK ink. Do
not make the signature overly large.
4) You must then take
the completed application and
supporting evidential documents to a Local Executive who will sign
the Individual Membership Agreement and Declaration
Form (names and numbers are available by calling your Regional
Office). Please ensure that all the areas of the application are completed and
all signatures, including the witness signatures are in place.
5) If this
is a child’s application, ensure the Parent/Guardian has signed where indicated
on pages 7, 9 and 12.
6) You then make an appointment with your Regional
Office for The Regional Committee acceptance and processing of your application. Your picture will be taken and your application uploaded into the database and
forwarded to the Central Registry Office for verification and final approval by
7) The Registrar will then forward your information to a
secure facility to process your membership card.
Winnipeg 589-4327 - Sharon Lambert
Interlake 646-2706 - Janelle Carrier
Southwest 725-7520 -
Northwest 638-9485 - Roxy Ledeux
Southeast 754-2721 - Debbie
The Pas 623-5701 - Jolene Mayer
Thompson 677-1430 - Paige Trottier
Selkirk 785-9619 - April Hourie