• The Property Tax Rebate for Seniors will give eligible people a rebate on municipal property taxes they paid during the previous tax year, up to $800. The two changes this year will mean seniors who moved out of their home in 2018 will now qualify......

  • A new immigration pilot—and changes to existing streams—will attract more entrepreneurs and skilled workers to the province....

  • As of May 1st, people are able to keep more of their income before seeing a reduction in their income assistance payments....

  • Government is seeking input from Nova Scotians to inform accessibility standards for education and the built environment....


Patricia was first elected MLA for Fairview-Clayton Park in 2013 and was re-elected in 2017. She has served in various committee roles and is a member of the provincial cabinet serving as Minister of Internal Services and Communications Nova Scotia.


Fairview-Clayton Park is a new district, formed as part of the Electoral Boundary Review in 2012. It consists of areas previously a part of Halifax Fairview, Halifax Chebucto, and Halifax Clayton Park. Patricia is the first elected member to serve this constituency.


Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @FairviewFRC: Thank you @ATLCAN_EH for your generous donation ! Enterprise is a leader in giving back to the community. Thanks @patrici5 days ago 2 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @AndyFillmoreHFX: Marhaba! Here at the 18th @LebFestHalifax, a celebration of the many contributions the Lebanese community in #Halifax6 days ago 4 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @tashclarke73: Great meetup today with our new Minister @patriciaarab and her EA Karley. #TeamSNSIS #NSDigital #AEFT…7 days ago 1 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabProductive day in the constituency office even after this little cutie showed up to have lunch. 💕🤗 🐶 #Arlo #dogs #dogsofinstagram #puppies #puppy #puppiesofinstagram #puppylove #toypoodle #dogstagram week ago 0 1
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @NSConsumers: Today our SNSIS Minister the Honourable Patricia Arab & our Deputy Minister got to meet with the wonderful, helpful folks…4 weeks ago 7 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @TEAMWork1997: @patriciaarab - MLA for Fairview & Clayton Park - will be in our offices THURSDAY, June 6th from 9:30 am to 12 noon. If…1 month ago 1 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @5HeislerFHES: What an awesome assembly yesterday at FHES celebrating our school winning @chaptersindigo Love of Reading grant! $60,000…2 months ago 4 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @FhesHeights: @FhesHeights @HRCE_NS ‘ High Five’ celebration with the theme of Teamwork. Well done FHES! #SeeWhatIAmLearning #diversityt2 months ago 2 0