CANS Membership Benefits


The Camping Association of Nova Scotia provides its members with leadership, resources, promotion, and development through;

  • Staff Training Sessions
  • Awards programs - Provincial (Camping Association of Nova Scotia) and National (Canadian Camping Association)
  • Program Development Assistance Fund
  • Accreditation Program with comprehensive and current standards
  • Camp Directory via CANS website -
  • Consultation Services
  • Provincial, National and International links and promotion
  • Website information and promotion

Some benefits of being a CANS Accredited Member:

  • Promotion of membership in the Accreditation program, reassuring clients of the quality and safety of programs and facilities
  • Access to the National Camp Insurance program
  • Free advertising and promotion by the Camping Association of Nova Scotia in its media releases
  • Feature articles in the Camping Association of Nova Scotia newsletter

Membership Categories and Annual Fees:

Camps           $75.00

Agencies        $30.00

Corporate       $100.00

Individuals      $20.00

For a downloadable membership application form, please go to the Membership Applications page.