Apply to join the Nova Scotia Fisheries & Aquaculture Loan Board

April 19, 2021

Applications are currently open to join the Nova Scotia Fisheries & Aquaculture Loan Board (FALB), and the Nova Scotia Farm Loan Board (FLB). To learn more about opportunities to serve on either Board to support these important Nova Scotian industries, please visit or call 1-866-206-6844 (toll free). Information on qualifications, time commitment, meeting frequency and duration and other important details are available online at the above link.

Join an agency, board, or commission. Visit or call 1-866-206-6844 (toll free) for more information.


We want you!

We need people from all communities and walks of life to serve on provincial agencies, boards and commissions (ABCs).  

Applications are currently being accepted for a wide variety of volunteer opportunities with for more than 190 ABCs.

There are many benefits to serving on a provincial ABC. Board members learn new skills, add to their experience and qualifications and develop new contacts that can in turn be applied in their professional careers. In addition, some boards offer a small per diem for members. 

The list of current opportunities is available online at Please note that the list will change slightly as vacancies are filled and others open up unexpectedly.

Individuals interested in submitting their name for appointment consideration are required to apply through the online ABC web application system. The system enables applicants to more easily:

  • Search current opportunities
  • Submit applications and reapplications for ABC appointments
  • Monitor the status of current applications and appointments
  • Review their appointments history
  • Update personal contact information and resume

We are also actively seeking applications from members of key demographic groups like young Nova Scotians, women, Mi’kmaq and other Indigenous people, African Nova Scotians and other racially visible people, persons with disabilities, Acadian Nova Scotians, immigrants and newcomers and persons from the 2SLGBTQ+ community.

All Nova Scotia residents are invited to apply, and diverse perspectives are encouraged. Applications for some opportunities are due by May 25, 2021. Applications for many other positions are accepted year-round.

For more information, please feel to also call 902-424-4877 or 1-866-206-6844.

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