In accordance with Cherokee Code Chapter 117, Article IV we have the authority to investigate ethical violation complaints against Tribal officials. Anyone can file a complaint. A complaint must be in writing and signed by the person submitting the complaint. We will not consider complaints regarding allegations that:

  • Involve an ordinance outside our jurisdiction
  • Occurred or became known to occurred more than 3 years ago
  • Are frivolous or groundless
  • Purport potential criminal or other unlawful activity outside our jurisdiction
  • Are subject to administrative or personnel proceedings or criminal investigation


738 Acquoni Road
PO Box 455
Cherokee, NC 28719


828-359-7030 (Office)
828-359-0410 (Fax)