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Applying for a rebate?

How do I get an application form?

SNSMR Application Forms can be picked up at any Access Centre across Nova Scotia or call: 902-424-5200 or 1-800-670-4357 toll free in Nova Scotia. They can also be downloaded by clicking on the links below.

How do I submit my application?

Applications being submitted to SNSMR must be returned to:

By Mail:
Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations
First-Time Home Buyers Rebate
PO Box 502
Halifax, NS
B3J 2R7
By Delivery:
Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations
Maritime Centre
1505 Barrington Street, 9th Floor North
Halifax, Nova Scotia

What supporting documents are required?

Type of New Home Construction Supporting Documents Required for Application
Homes built on land you owned before construction started • Copy of building permit
• Copy of the occupancy permit
• Copy of worksheet of construction costs
Homes purchased with land or a condominium unit • Copy of your deed
• Copy of your purchase and sale agreement
• Copy of your statement of adjustments on letterhead, showing tax breakdown
Manufactured homes purchased and installed on leased land • Copy of your bill of sale
• Copy of your purchase and sale agreement
Shares in cooperative housing corporation • Copy of your bill of sale
• Copy of your purchase and sale agreement
• Copy of cooperative housing corporation statement of adjustments on letterhead, showing tax breakdown

How do I let someone else enquire about my application on my behalf?

If you wish to authorize someone else to speak on your behalf concerning your application, you can submit a Letter of Authority form to authorize a representative.

Downloadable Forms