Nathan Cullen


Minister of State for Lands and Natural Resource Operations
Hazelton Office
PO Box 227 4345 Field St. Hazelton, BC V0J 1Y0
Smithers Office
1175 Main St. Smithers, BC V0J 2N0

About Nathan

Nathan Cullen was elected MLA for Stikine in the 2020 provincial election and is Minister of State for Lands and Natural Resource Operations. He is the Chair of the Environment and Land Use Committee and a member of the Cabinet Committee on Economy. 

Nathan proudly served as Member of Parliament for the riding of Skeena-Bulkley Valley for 15 years, from 2004 to 2019.  

During his time in Ottawa, Nathan was named a Parliamentarian of the Year multiple times, served as Official Opposition House Leader, and held opposition critic roles for Finance, Ethics, Environment, and Democratic Reform.  

Nathan has worked to encourage the participation of young people in politics and the creation of new laws and has supported young entrepreneurs in the Northwest in starting and growing their businesses. 

He lives with his family in Smithers.  

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Latest News for Nathan Cullen

NDP’s Nathan Cullen sworn into Legislature as Stikine MLA

VICTORIA – Nathan Cullen was sworn into the Legislature virtually today, as the new BC New Democrat MLA for Stikine following an historic election. The 57 new BC NDP members were sworn in as part of part of British Columbia’s 42nd Parliament, all focused on supporting people …

Telkwa to be better protected from floods

HAZELTON – New Democrat MLA for Stikine Doug Donaldson is welcoming $740,000 in provincial funding that will help protect properties in Telkwa from the threat of floods. The funding will improve flood protection to commercial and residential properties in the …