News releases from Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014) issued in the specified time period (Page 17)

Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board to Set Gas, Diesel Prices

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Measures are now in place to move gas regulation to the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board (UARB) for gas and diesel price setting, effective Oct. 1.

Funding For Water and Wastewater Projects in Province

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

SERVICE N.S./MUNICIPAL RELATIONS–Funding For Water and Wastewater Projects in Province

Changes to the Motor Vehicle Act

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Proposed changes to the Motor Vehicle Act will allow temporary residents who have a compelling reason to stay in the province for more than 90 days to continue using their home driver's licence.

Three Acts Amended

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations Minister Ramona Jennex introduced amendments to three acts today, Sept. 21.

HRM Charter Amendments Tabled in Legislature

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Amendments to the Halifax Regional Municipality Charter were introduced today, Sept. 18.

Public Beware of Business Registration Phone Scam

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Nova Scotians should be aware of phone calls to businesses from people misrepresenting themselves as employees of the Nova Scotia Business Registry.

Registry of Motor Vehicles Extends Drivers' Licences and Vehicle Registrations

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Nova Scotia driver licences and vehicle registrations expiring between Aug. 14 and Sept. 30, 2009 have been extended to Oct. 31, 2009.

Applications for New Home Rebate Now Available

Premier's Office / Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Applications for the province's new home construction rebate are now available at Access Nova Scotia Centres and online.

Birth Registration, Social Insurance Number, Canada Child Benefits Application Easier

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Parents may now register their newborn's birth and apply for their child's Social Insurance Number and Canada Child Benefits using one application form.

Access Nova Scotia Centres and Registry of Motor Vehicle Offices Back in Operation

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

The Registry of Motor Vehicle computer system is back in operation. Customers are being served at Access Nova Scotia Centres and Registry of Motor Vehicles offices across the province.

Service Delays at Access Nova Scotia Centres and Registry of Motor Vehicle Offices

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Service is currently not available at Access Nova Scotia centres and Registry of Motor Vehicles offices across the province.

Minister Expresses Gratitude for Support

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

As a newly elected member of the House of Assembly, a new Cabinet minister, and a mom who just experienced a loss that no parent should ever experience, I want to reach out to Nova Scotians on a couple of fronts.

Nova Scotia to More Closely Regulate Payday Loan Industry

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Effective Aug. 1, the payday loan industry will be more closely regulated in Nova Scotia.

Review of Procedures for Inspection of Modified Vehicles

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Concerns from vehicle owners and the motor vehicle industry have prompted an in-depth review of the processes for inspecting modified vehicles.

Changes to Motor Vehicle Act

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Changes being proposed to the Motor Vehicle Act would allow some temporary residents to continue using their home driver's licence beyond a 90-day stay in Nova Scotia.

Agriculture Land Review Committee Formed

Agriculture / Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Nova Scotians will get a better picture of whether farm land in the province is adequately protected through the work of a review committee announced today, April 29.

Cumberland County Receives $13 Million in Infrastructure Funding

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Residents of Amherst, Springhill, Oxford and Maccan will benefit from improvements to their water and wastewater systems thanks to funding under the Communities Component of the Building Canada Fund.

Sheet Harbour RMV Office Temporarily Changing Hours Because of Weather

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Because of weather conditions, the Sheet Harbour Registry of Motor Vehicles office will be open today, March 31, from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Windsor, Falmouth, Hantsport Projects Receive Building Canada Funding

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Three Hants County communities will benefit from drinking water improvements and wastewater treatment systems thanks to funding under the Communities Component of the Building Canada Fund.

Deuxième appel de demandes au Fonds Chantiers Canada

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Les municipalités de la Nouvelle-Écosse peuvent maintenant présenter une demande pour une partie du financement de 32 millions de dollars versé à des projets liés à l'environnement, à l'économie ou à l'infrastructure communautaire dans le cadre du volet Collectivités du Fonds Chantiers Canada.