Negotiations 2019

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Negotiations 2019

The 2019 Master Agreement and Clinical/Academic Funding Plan (C/AFP) contracts were ratified by members in November 2019.


Doctors Nova Scotia secured $135 million over four years for Nova Scotia’s doctors. The investment will help stabilize some of the province’s most critical health services.

Voting results

On Nov. 25, 2019 Nova Scotia’s doctors signalled they’re ready for change by approving two new four-year agreements with the provincial government. The Master Agreement was ratified by 94% of voting members and the C/AFP Contract was ratified by 96% of voting C/AFP physicians and 12 of 12 departments.  In total, 67% of members eligible to vote on the Master Agreement cast a vote.

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