How to Apply (Non-Adjudicative)

Vacancies on Non-adjudicative ABCs are advertised across the province in October and April.You may submit an application for Non-adjudicative ABCs at any time.

How to Prepare Your Application

  1. Review the position profiles to determine which boards you would like to apply for.

  2. Submit a cover letter and your resume to the Executive Council Office. In your letter, indicate which ABC(s) you are applying for and whether you are interested in a particular position on the board, such as Chair or Vice Chair. Explain how your qualifications and experience match those required for the board you are applying for.

Submit Your Application

Submit your completed applications to the Executive Council Office by mail, fax, or email.

Fax: 902-424-0667
Mail: Executive Council Office, One Government Place, 5th Floor
1700 Granville Street, P.O. Box 2125
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 3B7

We thank all applicants for your interest. Only successful applicants will be notified when they have been approved for an appointment.

All appointments to ABCs are public information.

Your application is kept on file for two years. After two years you must reapply to ensure your application will be considered as vacancies arise.

If you are appointed to a Non-adjudicative ABC, you must reapply if you wish to serve another term on the board after your initial term expires.

The Government of Nova Scotia has an Employment Equity Policy and we welcome applications from Aboriginal people, African Nova Scotians and other racially visible people, persons with disabilities and women in occupations or positions where they are under-represented. If you are a member of one of the equity groups you are encouraged to self-identify, on either your application, covering letter or your resume.