The objective of negotiations is to complete a Dehcho Final Agreement which clarifies and builds upon the existing Treaties by:
(a) Implementing a Dehcho Government which will:
(i) Make laws and deliver programs and services
(ii) Be a public government based upon Dehcho First Nations customs and other Canadian laws and customs;
(iii) Be the primary government for the delivery of programs and services to residents of the Dehcho territory within the Northwest Territories;
(b) Describing intergovernmental relationships and jurisdictions;
(c) Providing for certainty and clarity of rights respecting land, resources and governance; and
(d) Providing for the use, management and conservation of land, water and other resources, including wildlife, fish and their habitat in the Dehcho Territory.