Government of New Brunswick

Overview

The Department acts as a liaison with municipalities and rural communities and provides assistance on matters relating to finances, administration, governance and infrastructure. It is also responsible for overseeing the administration of the legislative and policy framework for local government.

Eligibility

Available to all municipalities and rural communities.

Description

Staff within the department are available to provide liaison services; financial support, including audits and budget reviews; and assistance with local municipal activities, including advice regarding the exercise of their powers and administration, as well as obligations under the Official Languages Act. The division also works with communities interested in various forms of restructuring and sharing of services on a regional basis. Following quadrennial municipal elections the department co-ordinates and hosts Orientation session(s).

Contact Information Email Location
Edmundston
Hampton
Miramichi
Richibucto
St Stephen
Tracadie
Woodstock
Fredericton