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


Environmental Assessment


Elmsdale Business Park Development


This is to advise that on October 19, 2016, East Hants Municipality registered the Elmsdale Business Park Development 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 Winter 2017.

Minister's Decision

On December 8, 2016, 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, wildlife and plants.

Project Documents


Opportunities for Public Input

Public comments on the Registration will be accepted until November 18, 2016.

Comments online

Comments can be submitted via our online consultation form.

In writing

The public is invited to submit written comments to:
Environmental Assessment Branch
Nova Scotia Environment
P.O. Box 442
Halifax, NS, B3J 2P8

Or, contact the department:
Phone: (902) 424-2574
Fax: (902) 424-6925

Comments received, including any personal information, will be made available to the public upon request.