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 (902) 563-2380

Central Region (Halifax Regional Municipality): Andrea Redmond, Central Regional Manager, Andrea.Redmond@novascotia.ca (902) 424-7622

Fundy Region (Municipality of East Hants, Cumberland County, Colchester County): Peter McCracken, peter.mccracken@novascotia.ca  (902) 893-6215

Highland Region: (Guysborough County, Antigonish County, Pictou County): Rae Gunn rae.gunn@novascotia.ca (902) 863-7380

South Shore Region (Counties of Yarmouth, Shelburne, Queens, Lunenburg and District of Argyle): Debby Smith, debby.smith@novascotia.ca (902) 634-7505

Valley Region: (Municipalities of Hants West and Clare, Counties of Digby, Annapolis and Kings): Meg Cuming, meg.cuming@novascotia.ca (902) 679-4390