Metis Settlements General Council (MSGC)

The Metis Settlements General Council and the eight local Settlement Councils were established in 1990 under the Metis Settlements Act External Link. As elected officials, the Councils and the General Council represent Settlement members and develop collective and local laws.

The General Council consists collectively of the councillors of all the Settlement Council and the officers of the General Council.

As of 2008, the MSGC represents nearly 9,000 Metis living on the eight Metis Settlements in northern Alberta.