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Access Nova Scotia

In-person services are available by appointment at Access Nova Scotia. Before making an appointment, check service changes and deadline extensions for Registry of Motor Vehicles. If you have questions about Registry of Motor Vehicles services, check the Registry of Motor Vehicles online inquiries service. If you still need to make an appointment, call 1-800-670-4357.

Amherst

144 Robert Angus Drive
Amherst, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Land Registration Offices • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Antigonish

Antigonish Mall Annex, Suite 3
149 Church Street
Antigonish, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Bridgewater

81 Logan Road
Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Land Registration Offices • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Dartmouth

250 Baker Drive, Suite 134
Russell Lake West
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Halifax

300 Horseshoe Lake Drive
Bayers Lake Business Park
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Kentville

5 Shylah Drive
Kentville, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Lower Sackville

486 Sackville Drive
Sackville, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential Tenancies

Port Hawkesbury

218 MacSween Street, Suite 22
Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Land Registration Offices • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Stellarton

94 Lawrence Boulevard
Stellarton, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Sydney

Moxham Centre
380 Kings Road
Sydney, Nova Scotia

Services: Alcohol and Gaming • Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Land Registration Offices • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Truro

15 Alderbrook Drive
Truro, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Yarmouth

Provincial Building
10 Starrs Road, Suite 127
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

Services: Business LicensingConsumer Complaints • Debtor Assistance • Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Joint Stock Companies • Registry of Motor Vehicles • Residential TenanciesVital Statistics

Alcohol, Gaming, Fuel and Tobacco Division

In-person services are unavailable until further notice.   

 

Toll-free (within Nova Scotia): 1-877-565-0556
agdlicense@novascotia.ca

Dartmouth

Phone: 902-424-6160
Fax: 902-424-6313

780 Windmill Road, 2nd Floor
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Mailing address: PO Box 545, Dartmouth NS B2Y 3Y8

Services: Gaming Control and RegistrationLiquor Licensing and ComplianceVoluntary Exclusion Program

Sydney

Phone: 902-563-3495
Fax: 902-563-3430

1030 Upper Prince Street, Suite 1
Sydney, Nova Scotia

Mailing address: 1-1030 Upper Prince Street, Sydney NS B1P 5P6

Services: Gaming Control and RegistrationLiquor Licensing and ComplianceVoluntary Exclusion Program

Business Licensing

Phone: 902-424-5200
Toll-free: 1-800-670-4357
Fax: 902-424-0602
reglicensing@novascotia.ca

Mailing address: PO Box 1529, Halifax NS B3J 2Y4

Services: Business Licensing

Land Registration

In-person services are unavailable until further notice.   

 

Amherst

Phone: 1-800-898-7668

144 Robert Angus Drive
Amherst, Nova Scotia

Bridgewater

Phone: 902-543-5095

81 Logan Road
Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Dartmouth

Phone: 902-424-4083

780 Windmill Road, 2nd Floor
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Lawrencetown

Phone: 902-584-7185

396 Main Street
Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia

Sydney

Phone: 902-563-2280

Moxham Centre
380 Kings Road
Sydney, Nova Scotia

Provincial Tax Commission

In-person services are unavailable until further notice.   

 

Phone: 902-424-6538
Fax: 902-424-7434
taxcommission@novascotia.ca

Maritime Centre, 7th Floor North
1505 Barrington Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Mailing address: PO Box 1003, Halifax NS B3J 2X1

Services: Fuel Tax ProgramHarmonized Sales Tax (HST) Rebates and RefundsInternational Fuel Tax AgreementNova Scotia Indian Fuel Tax Exemption Program - ConsumersNova Scotia Indian Fuel Tax Exemption Program - RetailersNova Scotia Sales Tax ProgramTobacco Tax ProgramYour Energy Rebate Program

Registry of Joint Stock Companies

In-person services are unavailable until further notice. You can send copies of signed forms by fax and email or submit them online (for some tasks).

 

Phone: 902-424-7770
Toll-free (within Canada): 1-800-225-8227
Fax: 902-424-4633
General enquiries: rjsc@novascotia.ca
Co-operative enquiries: rjsc.coop@novascotia.ca
Society enquiries: rjsc.societies@novascotia.ca

Maritime Centre, 6th Floor North
1505 Barrington Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Mailing address: PO Box 1529, Halifax NS B3J 2Y4

Services: Registry of Joint Stock Companies

Registry of Motor Vehicles

In-person services are available by appointment at Access Nova Scotia. Before making an appointment, check service changes and deadline extensions for Registry of Motor Vehicles. If you have questions about services, check the Registry of Motor Vehicles online inquiries service. If you still need to make an appointment, 1-800-670-4357.

Amherst

144 Robert Angus Drive
Amherst, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Antigonish

Antigonish Mall Annex
149 Church Street, Suite 3
Antigonish, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Baddeck

Provincial Building
6 Campbell Street
Baddeck, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Beechville

27 Prospect Road
Beechville, Nova Scotia

Services: Motorcycle Balance & Advance Testing

Bridgewater

81 Logan Road
Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing

Canso

Royal Canadian Legion (upstairs) Branch #46
56 Union Street
Canso, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing

Cheticamp

Royal Canadian Legion
2 Legion Road
Cheticamp, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing

Dartmouth

250 Baker Drive, Suite 134
Russell Lake West
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Digby

338 Highway 303
Digby, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Glace Bay

Glace Bay Fire Hall
87 Reserve Street
Glace Bay, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination

Guysborough

Church and Pleasant Street
Guysborough, Nova Scotia

Services: Registry of Motor Vehicles

Halifax

300 Horseshoe Lake Drive
Bayers Lake Business Park
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Ingonish

St. John's Parish Hall
Main Road
Ingonish, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing

Inverness

Fire Hall
15797 Central Avenue Inverness, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing

Kentville

5 Shylah Drive
Kentville, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Liverpool

249 White Pint Road
Liverpool, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Lower Sackville

486 Sackville Drive
Sackville, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Middleton

61 Main Street
Middleton, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

North Sydney

Firemen's Hall
14 Pierce Street
North Sydney, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination

Port Hawkesbury

218 MacSween Street, Suite 22
Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Port Hood

218 MacSween Street, Suite 22
Port Hood, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing

Sheet Harbour

22756 Highway 7, Suite 212
Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Shelburne

136 Hammond Street
Shelburne, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Stellarton

94 Lawrence Boulevard
Stellarton, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Sydney

Moxham Centre
380 Kings Road
Sydney, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Truro

15 Alderbrook Drive
Truro, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Windsor

80 Water Street
Windsor, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Yarmouth

Provincial Building
10 Starrs Road, Suite 127
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

Services: Driver Examination & Testing • Registry of Motor Vehicles

Residential Tenancies

In-person services are unavailable until further notice. Applications to the Director of Residential Tenancies and hearings are only available for emergencies. If your application or hearing is an emergency (for example, if something is negatively affecting the health and safety of tenants or landlords), call 1-800-670-4357.

Phone: 902-424-5200
Toll-free (within North America): 1-800-670-4357
TTY (toll-free within North America): 1-877-404-0867
askus@novascotia.ca

Mailing address: PO Box 1003, Halifax NS B3J 2X1

Services: Residential Tenancies Program

Vital Statistics

In-person services are unavailable until further notice. If you have an urgent request for a marriage licence, you need to contact Vital Statistics for assistance. Private Deputy Issuers who are registered with Vital Statistics are not issuing marriage licences until further notice.

Phone: 902-424-4381
Toll-free: 1-877-848-2578
Fax: 902-450-7311
vstat@novascotia.ca

300 Horseshoe Lake Drive
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Mailing address: PO Box 157, Halifax NS B3J 2M9

Services: Vital Statistics