Public Safety and Field Communications

The PSFC Office works with users, service providers, manufacturers, volunteers, professional associations, other government departments, other governments and many other individuals and groups to develop and manage a wide variety of field communications services for public employees and others working in every corner of the Province.

The PSFC provides:

  • Program Management
  • Asset Management and Lease Administration
  • Project Management
  • Contract Administration
  • Technical Advisory Services
  • Infrastructure Equipment Hosting
  • Dispatch, Call Answering, and Call Notification Services
  • Volunteer Sector Coordination
  • Communications Equipment Training
  • Mobile Communications Support for Emergency and Planned Events

Services are provided via the crown-owned Nova Scotia Integrated Mobile Radio System (NSIMRS) and the Bell-Aliant owned Trunked Mobile Radio Service (TMRS), and several other communications support services.