Acute Care Collective Agreements and Other Documents

The following Collective Agreements reached between the Nova Scotia Health Authority, the IWK, and Nova Scotia Council of Nursing Unions (NSCNU) are in effect from November 1, 2014 – October 31, 2020. Upon expiration of these agreements, the process of negotiating new contracts will begin for the acute care sector.

IWK - NSCNU Collective Agreement

NSHA - NSCNU Collective Agreement

The NSNU represents nurses in acute care facilities province-wide.

Other Documents

NSHA Provincial Seniority Lists - Frequently Asked Questions

NSHA Zone Labour Management Committee / IWK Labour Management Committee Policy Manual 

CONU Constitution

CONU Constitution

The Nova Scotia Council of Nursing Unions Constitution contains details on the standard operating procedures and legal responsibilities of the Council of Unions.


CFNU Canadian Labour Congress