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Welcome. The Regional District provides local government services to an area of 100,000km² in northwestern British Columbia. Member municipalities are Kitimat, Terrace, Stewart, Hazelton and New Hazelton.

The Regional District administers over 40 "functions" or services ranging from rural land use planning, to a community water system, to fire protection, to library services, to a public marina. Forecast expenditures in the 2013 Budget are $12,713,000 million.


The Regional District employs approximately 20 full and part-time employees in Terrace and Kitimat.

For information on our departments and their responsibilites, see the Services page.

 For a list of Meetings and Events please click on the dates in the Calender on the upper right hand side of this page.

August 18th, 2014


Please note that the intended service implementation of October 6th has been delayed. 

The Regional District Board was unable to adopt the required bylaw and initiate the service intended to begin the week of October 6, 2014.  It is expected that the Board may be in a position to adopt...

September 2nd, 2014

Notice of Nomination Period

Public Notice is given to the electors of the Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine that a general election will be held on Saturday, November 15, 2014 to elect 1 Electoral Area Director for each of the 6 electoral areas for a term of four years on the Regional Board.


August 22nd, 2014

Planning to develop property near the lakeshore or aside a watercourse?

The Regional District has produced Lakeshore Development Guidelines for Lakelse Lake to make project planning easier and the results better for the environment. The Guidelines do not represent new policy but consolidate best management practices and information on regulations and permitting requirements of the several government agencies which...

August 19th, 2014

Pending Minister of Environment approval, the Regional District proposes to adopt Kitimat-Stikine Solid Waste and Recycling Collection Service Rates and Regulations Bylaw No. 640 at its October 24th Board Meeting. 

This bylaw is intended to regulate the provision of a mandatory service for the collection, removal and disposal of residential garbage and recyclables materials within the identified service area established...

August 19th, 2014

The Regional District proposes to adopt Kitimat-Stikine Ticket Information Authorization Amendment Bylaw No. 647 at its September 12, 2014, Board meeting. This bylaw is intended to amend the current Kitimat-Stikine Ticket Information Authorization Bylaw No. 621, 2012 by allowing the Regional District to issue a Municipal Ticket Information (a Ticket) for identified violations under the following bylaws and adopt new or revised fines schedules for those bylaws...