Government of Nova Scotia

  1. Mothers, Crystal Malay and Rhonda Johnson react after receiving the keys to their new homes.
    Families Move Into Their New Homes

    Joanne Bernard, Minister responsible for Housing Nova Scotia, joined Habitat for Humanity for a home dedication ceremony in Spryfield.

  2. Exhibits from World Oceans Day at the museum in 2014
    World Oceans Day at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

    The Halifax museum is hosting World Oceans Day on Friday, June 5.

  3. (From left) William Muirhead of Stellarton and Victor Murphy of  North River, Colchester Co., who have been paramedics for 35 years, speak to Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine.
    Paramedics Honoured for Decades of Service

    Fifty-two paramedics with between 20 and 40 years of experience caring for Nova Scotians have been recognized for their service by Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine.

  4.  Connect2 helps connect people to communities in healthier, more sustainable ways
    Government Launches Sustainable Transportation Grant Program

    Government's new grant program, Connect2, helps connect people to communities in healthier, more sustainable ways. The program provides funding to communities to help create short sustainable transportation connections between community hubs.

  5. AMBER Alert Nova Scotia now has a dedicated Facebook page.
    AMBER Alert Better Uses Facebook, Mobile

    The power and reach of social media will be used to better protect children and certain vulnerable adults abducted in Nova Scotia, through a dedicated Facebook page and notifications to mobile devices.

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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.

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