Laws & Regulations

Links to the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture Acts and regulations can be found below.


Legislation


Agriculture and Marketing Act


Agricultural Marshland Conservation Act


Agriculture and Rural Credit Act


Animal Health and Protection Act


Animal Protection Act


Animal Protection Act (revisions)


Baby Chick Protection Act


Bee Industry Act


Cattle Pest Control Act


Crop and Livestock Insurance Act


Dairy Industry Act


Dalhousie University – Nova Scotia Agricultural College Merger Act


Farm Practices Act


Farm Registration Act


Fences and Detention of Stray Livestock Act


Fur Industry Act


Health Protection Act (Food Safety)


Imitation Dairy Products Act


Livestock Brands Act


Livestock Health Services Act


Margarine Act


Maritime Provinces Harness Racing Commission Act


Meat Inspection Act


Natural Products Act


Potato Industry Act


Provincial Berry Act


Provincial Soil Act


Sheep Protection Act


Agricultural Weed Control Act



Other Statutes


Agrologists Act


Federations of Agriculture Act


Fences and Impounding of Animals Act


Interpretation Act


Women’s Institutes Act


Regulations Act


Veterinary Medical Act



Policies


Farm Winery Policy PDF


Fish Processors and Fish Buyers License Policy

View the policy (Department of Fisheries & Aquaculture) >>


Routine Access Policy PDF



To access all government legislation, click http://nslegislature.ca/legc/sol.htm
To access all regulations, click http://www.novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regsxact.htm