Government of Nova Scotia

  1. Municipal Affairs Minister Zach Churchill laugh with Fire Marshal Harold Pothier and Fire Chiefs Scott Killam and Earle Raynard.
    First Responders to Purchase New Equipment

    First responders will be better equipped to respond to emergencies with about $500,000 in investments under the provincial Emergency Services Provider Fund.

  2. The new Read Local app.
    More Atlantic Canadian ebooks for Library Users

    The Nova Scotia Provincial Library, Halifax Public Libraries, and the Atlantic Publishers Marketing Association have collaborated to provide greater access to the region's ebooks through a project called Read Local.

  3. Atlantic Canadian health ministers from left: Steve Kent of Newfoundland and Labrador, host Leo Glavine, Doug Currie of Prince Edward Island, and Victor Boudreau of New Brunswick.
    Atlantic Health Ministers Work Together

    Atlantic health ministers are working together to improve health care, outcomes and access, and to save money through group procurement.

  4. A woman and two children play in the water.
    Swimming Safety Tips

    Nova Scotia has beautiful beaches. But they have some of the most powerful surf on the Eastern seaboard. Here is some information to help people stay safe.

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Premier Stephen McNeil Access Government Services Online The Nova Scotia Legislature

Helpful Websites

  • Tourism

    The official tourism website for Nova Scotia, Canada.


  • If You Need Help

    Rumours, gossip, threats, insults, cruelty, violence are things that you shouldn’t have to deal with.

    There are places to turn to get help

  • Access Nova Scotia

    Renew your vehicle permit, request a birth, death or marriage certificate, apply for a permit and more.

    Visit Access Nova Scotia

  • Immigration

    Immigrants help make Nova Scotia a vibrant, dynamic society. Learn about Immigrating to Nova Scotia or hiring internationally skilled workers

    Nova Scotia Immigration

  • Student Assistance

    Nova Scotia graduates can now apply to have government pay the interest on their provincial student loans.

    Apply Now

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