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Honourable Karla MacFarlane

MacFarlane, Hon. Karla

The Honourable Karla MacFarlane was first elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly as MLA for Pictou West in 2013 and was re-elected in 2017 and 2021. 

She has served as Minister of Community Services, Minister responsible for L'nu Affairs, and Minister responsible for the Advisory Council on the Status of Women Act.

She has been interim party leader and caucus chair for the Progressive Conservative Party. 

She is a community volunteer.

She is a member of the Assembly Matters and Internal Affairs Committees.

Constituency Party Start Date
Pictou West PC 2013

Current cabinet responsibilities

  • Minister Without Portfolio


Standing Committees

Contact details

Constituency office

Civic address:
37 Water Street
P.O Box 310
Pictou, NS
B0K 1H0

Phone: 902-485-8958
Fax: 902-485-5135

Business address

Maps and History

Constituency History