A user-friendly software system to manage all your departments.

Tribal Administration System was specifically designed for First Nations governments and organizations. This easy-to-use software allows your administration staff to manage all your departments quickly and efficiently from a centralized system. It works as an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, integrating all the processes required to effectively run your office, including accounting and community support services.

Accounting and financial systems

Manage your general ledger, accounts payable and receiveable, bank reconciliation, payroll, assets, cheque and direct deposit distribution using our accounting modules tailored for First Nations office staff.

Managing community and social services

See and manage your community support services, including social services like education, child welfare, employment, and health services, and your First Nation Database from an effective and straightforward program.

24-hour customer and technical support

Access 24-hour customer and technical support for Tribal Administration System from our Indigenous-owned call centre. We also offer in-site onboarding, software training and updates.

Tailored software solutions

Our software is operational using an on-site server, can have multiple users and is compatible with the cloud. With many options, we can offer the modules and services you need quickly and easily.

  • Comprehensive system: Tribal Administrative System was developed for all departments. It is designed and adapted continually to meet the changing needs of First Nation governments and communities.
  • Software upgrades: Software upgrades ensure your team has access to valuable program functions that make your job easier! You will be alerted of these upgrades, so you can improve your systems.
  • Ongoing training & support: First Nations Software is committed to our customers. Our services include in-person onboarding and training for your organization’s staff. In addition, we offer a 24-hour technical support line.

Every software upgrade, including adding new functions and modules, was created based on conversations with our customers. When a community had a new need, we created a new module or adjusted a software function to meet that need.

Our lead developer has served First Nations communities throughout Treaty 8, Treaty 6, Treaty 11 and the Yukon Territory with Tribal Administration System since 1983. This valuable experience allows us to tailor the Tribal Administration System to meet the changing needs of First Nations organizations and communities.

Social Impact

First Nations Software is part of CommAlert’s group of companies and is included in our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives. As a social enterprise, a percentage of proceeds from software sales and services is given back to CommAlert CSR’s Amplify Reciprocity fund. Amplify Reciprocity funds and supports Indigenous projects, businesses and enterprises in Alberta and throughout Turtle Island. In addition, we offer employment, investment, and community-building opportunities to Indigenous individuals and businesses.

First Nations Software aims to bring awareness for reconciliation and amplify Indigenous voices. Learn more about CommAlert CSR.