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


Environmental Assessment


Elmsdale Business Park Phased Expansion


This is to advise that on February 15, 2019, the Municipality of East Hants registered the Elmsdale Business Park Phased Expansion for environmental assessment, in accordance with Part IV of the Environment Act.

The purpose of the proposed undertaking is to expand the existing Elmsdale Business Park to increase local commercial property holdings. The proposed undertaking will take place in Elmsdale, Municipality of East Hants, Nova Scotia. The commencement date of the proposed project is Spring 2019.

Minister's Decision

On April 4, 2019, the Minister of Environment determined that the Registration information was insufficient to make a decision on the Project and that additional information is required. The Proponent must provide information regarding storm water management, wetlands and birds.

Project Documents

Registration Document

Opportunities for Public Input

Public comments on the Registration Document were accepted until March 18, 2019.

All comments received from the public consultation are posted on the department’s website for public viewing. In the case of an individual, the address, email and contact information are removed before being placed on the website. By submitting your comments, you are consenting to the posting of your comments on the department’s website.