Services for Aboriginal Peoples

Receive the services you need knowing your traditions will be respected.

With a team dedicated to cultural awareness, we understand the unique needs of Indigenous communities, businesses and individuals. We have the expertise to provide a variety of customized banking solutions.

Individual, Band Offices & Economic Development Corporations

Reach your financial goals with a range of products and services designed for your unique needs.


  • Financial literacy training and credit building education
  • Chequing and savings accounts for your day-to-day banking
  • Credit cards that offer cash back, low interest rates or rewards
  • Investment services to help you plan for retirement

Band Offices

  • Chequing and savings accounts for your day-to-day banking
  • Equipment and infrastructure financing
  • Investment specialists with expertise in managing trusts
  • Electronic cash management services

Economic Development Corporations

  • Chequing and savings accounts for your day-to-day banking
  • Capital expenditure financing
  • Investment services
Community Involvement

Our commitment to you goes well beyond the financial and we are proud to be part of your community.

Business Community
We're committed to helping Aboriginal communities become fully involved Canada's economy. That's why Scotiabank is a member of the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business, where we hold the Gold level for Progressive Aboriginal Relations.

Scotiabank is dedicated to the advancement and education of Aboriginal youth and adults. We proudly support Aboriginal students with educational initiatives and youth entrepreneurship programs.

We are happy to be part of your community and are proud to demonstrate our commitment to you through progressive sponsorships.

Careers at Scotiabank

Join the Scotiabank team and be part of an environment that's inclusive, respectful and accessible.

We strive to create a supportive, welcoming atmosphere that allows you to reach your full potential. To that end, we offer a peer support network for Aboriginal employees. We also have a Mentorship Circle in which new talent is offered a mentor within the Scotiabank Aboriginal Network.

Unlock your potential
Contact Us

For more information about Aboriginal banking and investment services, careers and more, please contact us.

Aboriginal Financial Services
Patricia Stirbys
National Director, Aboriginal Financial Services
Phone: 416-645-6060

Careers at Scotiabank
Shirlie Delacherois
Manager, Talent Acquisition, Aboriginal Community

For all other inquiries:
Phone: 416-866-5059