Planning Assistance Program

The Planning Assistance Program assists community organizations and municipalities in obtaining professional assistance in planning, designing and researching proposed and existing sport and recreation facilities.

Funding is available for up to 50 percent of the total cost of the project to a maximum of $5,000.

Applications are available through-out the year

Program guidelines (PDF)

For more information Contact the representative in your region:

Cape Breton Region (Cape Breton Island): Larry Maxwell, larry.maxwell@novascotia.ca(link sends e-mail) (902) 563-2380

Central Region (Halifax Regional Municipality): Carol Davis-Jamieson, carol.davis-jamieson@novascotia.ca(link sends e-mail) (902) 424-7622

Fundy Region (Municipality of East Hants, Cumberland County, Colchester County): Peter McCracken, peter.mccracken@novascotia.ca(link sends e-mail)  (902) 893-6209

Highland Region: (Guysborough County, Antigonish County, Pictou County): Rae Gunn rae.gunn@novascotia.ca(link sends e-mail) (902) 863-7381

South Shore Region (Counties of Yarmouth, Shelburne, Queens, Lunenburg and District of Argyle): Debby Smith, debby.smith@novascotia.ca(link sends e-mail) (902) 634-7503

Valley Region: (Municipalities of Hants West and Clare, Counties of Digby, Annapolis and Kings): Mike Trinacty, mike.trinacty@novascotia.ca(link sends e-mail) (902) 679-4391