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Number Plates for Firefighters Regulations made under subsection 36(1) of the
Motor Vehicle Act
R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 293
N.S. Reg. 49/91
Ministerial Order dated March 18, 1991
Pursuant to subsection (1) of Section 36 of Chapter 293 of the Revised Statutes of Nova Scotia 1989, the Motor Vehicle Act, Nova Scotia number plates issued after the lst day of April, 1991, in the case of firefighters employed within the Province of Nova Scotia for passenger motor vehicles and commercial motor vehicles registered for a weight of 5000 kilograms or less shall have the following appearance:
(a) the words "NOVA SCOTIA" shall be at the top of the number plate;
(b) the word "FIREFIGHTER" shall be at the bottom on the number plate;
(c) a depiction of the Fire Department's symbol shall be at the left of three letters and one number used as the registration number assigned to the owner;
(d) the background colour of the number plate shall be white, the Fire Department symbol and all other letters, numbers and marks shall be blue; and
(e) be otherwise in accordance generally with the number plate depiction shown on Schedule "A" attached hereto. DATED at Halifax, Nova Scotia, this 18th day of March, 1991.
Minister of Transportation
Schedule "A" - Depiction of Number Plate (Hard copy may be obtained from the Registry of Regulations.)