Nova Scotia Housing Authority

Nova Scotia Housing Authority

Housing Authorities In Nova Scotia

Cape Breton Island Housing Authority

Includes Cape Breton, Richmond, Inverness & Victoria Counties

18 Dolbin Street,
P.O. Box 1372
Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 6K3
Phone: (902) 539-8520
Toll free: 1-800-565-3135


Eastern Mainland Housing Authority

Includes Antigonish, Guysborough & Pictou Counties

7 Campbell's Lane  
New Glasgow, NS B2H 2H9   
Phone: (902) 752-1225
Toll Free: 1-800-933-2101


Cobequid Housing Authority

Includes Cumberland & Colchester Counties


Amherst office


144 Victoria East
PO Box 753
Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 4B9
Phone : (902) 667-8757
Toll Free: 1-800-934-2445


Truro office

9 Church Street
Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 3Z5
Truro: (902) 893-7235
Toll Free: 1-877-846-0440


Western Regional Housing Authority

(This includes the areas formerly covered by the South Shore Housing Authority, the Annapolis Valley Housing Authority, and the Tri-County Housing Authority)
Includes the Counties of Annapolis, Kings, part of Hants, Lunenburg, and Queens Regional Municipality. Also the Counties of Digby, Yarmouth and Shelburne

Head office - New Minas

25 Kentucky Court
New Minas, Nova Scotia B4N 4N1
Phone: (902) 681-3179
Toll Free: 1-800-441-0447


Middleton office

101 Magee Drive, Box 1000
Middleton, NS B0S 1P0
Phone: (902) 825-2922
Toll Free: 1-855-825-2230  


Bridgewater office

99 High Street
Bridgewater, NS B4V 1V8
Phone: (902) 543-8200
Toll Free: 1-888-845-7208


Yarmouth office

10 Starrs Road, 2nd Floor
Yarmouth, NS B5A 2T1
Phone: (902) 742-4369
Toll Free: 1-800-306-3331



Metropolitan Regional Housing Authority

Includes all of Halifax Regional Municipality / HRM

3770 Kempt Road, Suite 3,
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X8  
24-hour Switchboard: (902) 420-6000
For Applications: (902) 420-6017
Toll Free: 1-800-565-8859


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