Databases

The department offers a number of online databases. For more information on the databases, see the notes below.

Select a database to search:

Database Information

Grievance Arbitration Decisions

Indexed abstracts of grievance decisions from 1978 to the present. New decisions are added at regularly scheduled database updates.

Labour Agreements

Full text of current and archived Labour Agreements, includes collective agreements, voluntary recognition agreements, letters of intent, and other types of labour agreements. Full text of many current and archived agreements can be searched. Agreements are provided in PDF format suitable for viewing and printing. New agreements, in full text and PDF, are added at regularly scheduled updates.

Labour Relations Board and Construction Industry Panel Decisions

Full text of all Board and Panel decisions from 1944 to January 2011. As of February 8, 2011, this tribunal was replaced by the Labour Board. To ensure that your search is complete it may be necessary to check both Canadian Legal Information Institute CanLii and the Department's website. Any inquiries concerning these changes can be directed to the Labour Board at 1 877 424-6730 (toll free)

Labour Standards Tribunal Decisions

Full text of all Tribunal Decisions from 1973 to May 2011. As of June 30, 2011, this tribunal was replaced by the Labour Board. To ensure that your search is complete it may be necessary to search both Canadian Legal Information Institute CanLii and the Department's website. Any inquiries concerning these changes can be directed to the Labour Board at 1 877 424-6730 (toll free)

Occupational Health & Safety Appeal Panel Decisions

Full text of Occupational Health and Safety Appeal Panel decisions dating from 1997 to May 2011. As of June 30, 2011, this tribunal was replaced by the Labour Board. To ensure that your search is complete it may be necessary to search both Canadian Legal Information Institute CanLii and the Department's website. Any inquiries concerning these changes can be directed to the Labour Board at 1 877 424-6730 (toll free)

Workers' Compensation Appeals Tribunal (WCAT)

Includes Full text of Workers' Compensation Appeals Tribunal (WCAT) decisions from 1996 to 2009, as well as subject headings and headnotes for these decisions. Decisions after 2009 can be found on Canadian Legal Information Institute CanLii

Contact Information

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Nova Scotia Labour and Advanced Education
5151 Terminal Road
PO Box 697
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2T8
Canada

Phone: (902) 424-3464
Email: laeweb@novascotia.ca