Métis Settlements Land Registry

Process for recording Metis Settlement land interests and maintenance of the Settlements member list.

Services and information

Membership requirements to one of the 8 Metis Settlements in Alberta.

A Metis Settlement member is entitled to a range of rights and benefits including land ownership.

Requirements for legal plans of survey on Metis Settlements.


We keep and administer land interests in the 8 Settlements in Alberta, as well as maintain the official Métis Settlements Members List.

Land interests can only be approved through one of the 8 Métis Settlement Councils or another Settlement member. Once granted, that interest is recorded with the Land Registry.

You must first be approved as a member in a Métis Settlement  before applying for land interests within that settlement.


Information about latest industry activities, events, land and membership interests around the province.

Volume I, Issue 2 - July 25, 2018 (PDF, 705 KB)

  • Fishing Lake Opening Ceremony
  • Paddle Prairie Estate Instruction Workshop
  • Call Before You Construct

Volume I, Issue 1 - April 20, 2018 (PDF, 1.28 MB)

  • The Canadian Prairies
  • What is the Métis Settlements Land Registry?
  • Governing Legislation



To inquire about land searches and land survey requirements on Métis Settlement lands:

Email: mslrland.reports@gov.ab.ca