Recreational Camps

Environmental Health

Recreational Camps

As of July 1, the inspection, compliance and enforcement functions from several provincial government departments will come together under Nova Scotia Environment.

Departments involved in this consolidation include the Department of Natural Resources, the Department of Health and Wellness, the Department of Agriculture, Nova Scotia Environment, and the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture.

For more information, visit novascotia.ca/nse/inspection-compliance-enforcement/

Recreational Camps in Nova Scotia are regulated through the Recreational Camps Regulations under the Health Protection Act. On behalf of the Department of Health and Wellness, they are inspected on an annual basis by Food Safety Specialists with the Department of Agriculture.

The Recreational Camps Regulations require camps to meet the specifications within Part A of the Guidelines for Recreational Camps.

More Information

Recreational Camps Regulations -
https://novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regs/hpcamps.htm