Municipalities are a responsible order of government accountable to the people! This section outlines the history of local government in Nova Scotia, the relationship between municipalities and the province, and the municipal electoral process. You will also find contacts within Municipal Services and the province’s municipalities.
Learn about the history since the 1800s and the roles and responsibilities for today's municipalities.
Find out about the upcoming election in 2012 and learn details about past municipal elections.
Find contact information for municipal officials and municipal staff working in Nova Scotia municipalities and villages.
Locate Nova Scotia's counties and municipalities and find community statistics and contacts.