Annual Council

Friday May 3rd - Sunday May 5th, 2024

Council Registration is open from February 5, 2024 to March 25, 2024 - Register Here


Location: Westin Nova Scotian, Commonwealth A/B    

Accommodations: Westin Nova Scotian & Courtyard by Marriott Halifax Downtown


**Local Presidents are reminded to send in the names of their Voting & Alternate Delegates as well as Local Observers as soon as they are available. Please note that changes to the participant list included in the Council workbook will not be made after March 8, 2024.


  • Annual Council proceedings will take place at the Westin Nova Scotian in Commonwealth A/B;
  • The President’s Reception will take place at the Atlantic Ballroom at the Westin Nova Scotian;
  • Small table snacks are permitted to be brought in by the respective locals;
  • Registration will be held at the Westin Nova Scotian from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. on the Atlantic Mezzanine level.
  • In order to facilitate approval and processing, expense forms should be submitted promptly to the Finance and Property Committee. Claims received after the end of Opening Session on Friday evening, will not be processed until the following week.


Additional Information:

  • The New Delegate Orientation Session will be provided by way of a webinar which will be posted on the NSTU website. A link will be emailed to new delegates in April;
  • The Council Workbook will once again be offered to delegates electronically (PDF version). During the online registration process delegates will be asked to select their preference of a paper copy of the Council Workbook or an electronic copy of the Council Workbook (resolution 2014-42). Numbers for printing the Workbook will be based on these responses;


Annual Council Resolutions 2024 – Pre-Council Vote

  • Please be advised that the Provincial Executive has adopted Pre-Council Voting Procedures.  These procedures are outlined in NSTU Operational Procedure 16 Resolutions Process G. Pre-Council Voting Procedures.
  • This year voting on resolutions which qualify for inclusion in this process will open at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 16, 2024 and close at noon on Tuesday, April 30, 2024.
  • Please be advised that a link to the site for voting will be sent to the email address provided by Voting Delegates on their Council Registration form.


Any questions regarding the above can be emailed to Nicole Wells at

Annual Council Workbook - Electronic Version:

Annual Council Workbook English / French

Council Workbook 2024 Resolutions English / French