Labour Market Programs Support System (LaMPSS) is a common system and set of business processes developed to focus on the administration of labour market programs and services for four provincial partners:

  1. Labour and Advanced Education (LAE) which includes the following divisions:
    • Employment Nova Scotia (ENS)
    • Workplace Initiatives (WI)
    • Adult Education (AE)
    • Youth Initiatives (YI)
  2. Department of Community Services (DCS) which include the following divisions:
    • Employment Support Services Division (ESS)
    • Disability Support Progrm (DSP)
  3. Nova Scotia Office of Immigration (NSOI)
  4. Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency (NSAA)

LaMPSS is a bilingual, online system that will provide you with the ability to:

  • Submit applications for funding online
  • Submit activity and financial reports online
  • View current and past funding agreements and payment history
  • Update your own organization information in LaMPSS
  • Identify your government contact person for information on your agreement(s)
  • Receive ongoing user/technical support

LaMPSS External Access

The first step to apply for funding with the Province of Nova Scotia for Labour Market Programs is to register your organization in LaMPSS. This is a one-time process, completed the first time you want to apply for funding using LaMPSS. Once the registration is entered into LaMPSS, your information will then be stored and shared by departments managing labour market funding agreements within LaMPSS.

LaMPSS External Access Overview

LaMPSS External Access Form

Electronic Funds Transfer Form (Direct Deposit)

Organization Funding Agreements - Getting Started Guide

The Organization Funding Agreements - Getting Started Guide provides step by step guidance about the LaMPSS Organization Registration process, Logging into LaMPSS, Downloading/Submitting your LaMPSS Application and Managing your Organization's LaMPSS Users accounts. The guide also outlines the computer requirements for using LaMPSS.

Organization Funding Agreements - Getting Started Guide

Service Registration Learning Module

Organization Funded Agreements Learning Module

The “LaMPSS Organization/Service Provider Orientation” learning module was developed to help service providers understand how they can interact with the LaMPSS self-serve website. The learning module will highlight the key aspects of the self-serve functionality in LaMPSS.

To view the online learning material you must have a minimum of Adobe Reader 9 and Flash Player 8 installed on your computer.

LaMPSS Organization / Service Provider Orientation


EAS Case Management Learning Modules

The “EAS Case Management” learning modules are located at .


LaMPSS Maintenance Releases

A Maintenance release is a set of changes made to the system as a result of ongoing review of the functionality and performance of the LaMPSS system.  Below is a complete list of the LaMPSS maintenance releases; you can click on each of the links below to see a list of the enhancements and changes made to the LaMPSS program since March 2012.

If you have any questions about the LaMPSS system, please contact:

LaMPSS Operations Support
Toll Free: 1-877-404-7074
Metro: 424-1075

Link to the LaMPSS login page