AMA's Role in Policy

The Association of Municipal Administrators is a trusted resource and stakeholder that actively contributes to the improvement of public policy in Nova Scotia. AMANS supports the operations of Nova Scotia municipalities through the development of model by-laws, policies, best-practices and through the provision of objective policy advice in support of evidence based decision-making. In order to access the AMANS Model Policies and By-Laws, you must login to the members only section of the website.

AMANS provides policy support and expert advice to the Nova Scotia Federation of Municipalities (NSFM) and maintains an active and professional partnership with the Province of Nova Scotia on a number of on-going projects. Examples of current projects include: the Municipal Government Act Review; the Provincial-Municipal Joint Accountability and Transparency Committee; and the Provincial-Municipal Partnership Agreement.