Join an Agency, Board or Commission and make a difference

Nova Scotians who want to get involved, engage with their province, and help build strong communities are encouraged to apply to join an agency, board, or commission.

Applications are open for groups that provide advice and services in a variety of areas, including healthcare, education, environment, culture and professional self-regulating bodies.

As a volunteer, you will impact the future of our province and make a positive difference in the lives of your neighbours.

The application deadline for some opportunities is May 31. Applications for other positions are accepted year-round.

In order to increase the diversity of the agencies, boards, and commissions; applications are encouraged from youth, women, Mi’kmaq and other Indigenous people, African Nova Scotians and other racially visible people, people with disabilities, Acadian Nova Scotians, immigrants and newcomers, and persons from the 2SLGBTIQ+ community.