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Public Notices

Media Release Online Criminal Record Checks

May 12th, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE Annapolis Royal Police Service launches new online service for Criminal Record Checks Launch Date and Time -: Friday May 14th 2021 at 8am.    Annapolis Royal Chief of Police Mark Kane is pleased to announce the introduction of our new, easy to use, secure online application for Criminal Background Checks. The new online…Read more >

Strategic Plan – Public Meeting

May 11th, 2021

Council is very close to developing the final draft of the Town’s strategic plan. There will be a public meeting held virtually on May 19, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. for the public to ask any questions regarding the final strategic plan document (linked below). This meeting will be held via Zoom and streamed live on…Read more >

Proposed Draft Budgets 2021-22

April 28th, 2021

The proposed draft budgets for the 2021-2022 fiscal year are as seen below. Council will be going over the draft budgets at the virtual Committee of the Whole meeting on May 6, 2021. The meeting will be available via Facebook Live or via Zoom. Please email to receive the Zoom meeting link. DRAFT 2021-22…Read more >

Strategic Planning – 2nd Chance for Public Input

March 26th, 2021

Council is in the final stages of developing the strategic plan and we are asking the public for their final opinion. Everyone has an opportunity to fill out the survey and share their comments. Please review the second draft of the strategic plan and complete the survey below. If you require assistance or know somebody…Read more >

Media Release

February 25th, 2021

Media Release – Thursday February 25, 2021 For immediate release Nova Scotia Power (NSP) has advised that it has undertaken an analysis of the operation of the Annapolis Tidal Generating Station and has determined that it is the lowest cost option and in the best interests of customers, to retire the facility. On February 22,…Read more >

Strategic Planning – Public Input

January 27th, 2021

The Town of Annapolis Royal drafted its first strategic plans in the early 2000’s and operated with a strategic plan until 2012. From 2016 to 2018, considerable work was done to develop a new strategic plan. A public survey was completed in 2016 and a strategic plan draft was developed in 2018 but not released…Read more >

Auxiliary Constables Needed

January 11th, 2021

The Annapolis Royal Police Service is recruiting to fill vacancies with the Auxiliary Constable Unit. The Auxiliary Police Program is a volunteer program, intended to enhance community-based policing by providing an opportunity for citizens to participate and volunteer with Law Enforcement on an organized basis. Auxiliary Police members will provide complementary service to sworn police…Read more >

Virtual Council, Committee of the Whole, and Advisory Committee Meetings

May 14th, 2020

If you are interested in attending a virtual advisory committee meeting please contact to be added to the Zoom meeting. All Council and Committee of the Whole meetings will be on Facebook live for everyone to view at