The Secretariat of the Haida Nation provides a corporate vehicle for receiving and administering funds on behalf of the Council of the Haida Nation. The HTS board of directors oversees the administration as a whole; this involves the management of all Secretariat of the Haida Nation staff, managing the financial and legal affairs of the society, and developing policy and procedures for providing services. The board also assists the CHN in the delivery of its mandate by providing administrative and technical support, financial planning and monitoring and preparation of all CHN meetings.