Government of Nova Scotia Government of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia, Canada



Nova Scotia Environment

Nova Scotia Environment is responsible for delivering effective and efficient regulatory management for the protection of our environment. We have a staff of more than 250 employees working from offices throughout Nova Scotia.

Almost 70 per cent of the department's resources support inspections and monitoring activities. Among the items we are responsible for are air quality, drinking water and many other facets of everyday life.

You can browse through a list of topics, view a list of department divisions, or review our organizational chart (PDF: 520k).

A list of our policies and procedures is also available.

To learn about our most recent activities, read our news releases.