Financial Planning -> Government Benefits - Nova Scotia
Congratulatory Messages - request congratulatory messages from Nova Scotia dignitaries for wedding anniversaries and birthdays.
For congratulatory messages from the Prime Minister, Governor General, or Her Majesty the Queen see Government Benefits - Canada.
Service Nova Scotia consumer information - learn your rights as a consumer, and how to protect yourself.
Efficiency Nova Scotia - energy efficiency savings for homes and businesses.
First-Time Home Buyers Rebate - Administered by Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (SNSMR), this is a rebate equivalent to 18.75% of the provincial portion of the HST on newly built homes, to a maximum of $3,000 (as of April 1, 2012).
Your Energy Rebate - This rebate of the provincial portion of the HST is available to those who buy home energy for heating purposes.
Provincial Health Insurance Plan
Child and family benefits provided by federal and provincial/territorial governments.
Graduate to Opportunity Program (GTO) provides salary contributions to employers to offset the cost of hiring a recent graduate and assist post-secondary graduates find career opportunities in Nova Scotia.
START program encourages employers to hire Nova Scotians requiring work resulting in good jobs for Nova Scotians and good employees for employers.
Resources for Seniors - including benefits finder, care options, financial abuse, frauds and scams, and much more.
Seniors' Pharmacare Program - helps eligible seniors aged 65+ with cost of prescription drugs.
Canada Benefits Finder - information for students - Use this tool to find financial aid, bursary and scholarship and other information for students.
Revised: March 28, 2022
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