Carrier Sekani Tribal Council (CSTC) provides political and technical support to eight First Nations who belong to the CSTC association. The combined population of CSTC’s member First Nations is over 5,000 people, with the combined territories of the CSTC member First Nations measuring approximately 78,700 sq. km. The Tribal Council is an advocate for, and frequently represents the interests of its member-nations. The Council also provides technical and professional services to its member-nations in the areas of fisheries, education, economic development, community and infrastructure planning, forestry, financial management, and negotiations.