The Nova Scotia CLRA is the accredited bargaining agent for all unionized contractors in Nova Scotia’s industrial and commercial construction sector. We negotiate with building trade unions on behalf of contractors, establishing collective agreements which apply to all unionized contractors in the sector and we represent unionized contractors on issues which may affect the unionized construction industry.


What we do and how we can help your company


CLRA member list and contact information


View and download the latest collective agreements


Industry Improvement Fund Forms, Target Forms and Miscellaneous Forms

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Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to the Nova Scotia Construction Labour Relations Association's NEW website - created in partnership with Nova Scotia Construction Sector Council. This new website is compatible with all browsers and mobile devices, making it easier for our members to find the...

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CLRA provides advice, assistance and representation in matters of importance to the construction industry such as jurisdictional disputes, illegal work stoppages, and grievance and arbitration proceedings. CLRA advises on matters of rights and obligations arising under collective agreements and can mobilize information and assistance from other employer members. 

The CLRA is a proud founding member of Build Right Nova Scotia; an initiative of professional unionized tradespeople and contractors.

The CLRA values its partnership with the Nova Scotia Construction Sector Council; an organization that serves as an ICI industry resource in Nova Scotia.

260 Brownlow Avenue, Unit 1
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
B3B 1V9

Phone: (902) 468-2283
Fax: (902) 468-3705