Where can I find out about the new aquatic centre in East Hants?

It’s an exciting time in East Hants as we construct a $19m aquatic centre. Here are links with further information: Latest information Construction Camera  

Where can I find information on tax sales in East Hants?

An information package on each property up for sale will be available 60 days prior to the tax sale date. Sign up for our Tax Sale emails to keep up-to-date…

Why is a grease trap important?

When warm FOG (fats, oils and grease) enter the plumbing system they cool, harden and can stick to the inside of sewer pipes. Overtime, this buildup can cause blocked sewers.…

What is FOG?

FOG is an acronym for fat, oil and grease. For more information about preventing FOG build up in the sewer system, click on the links below: F.O.G Prevention Saving our…

What is a grease trap?

A grease trap is a plumbing device designed to trap fat, oils and grease (FOG’s) and prevent them from entering a wastewater system. For more information about preventing FOG build…

How does grease trap work?

Once the wastewater cools, fat, oil, and grease (FOG) harden and float to the top and the food solids settle at the bottom. The wastewater is forced through the grease trap and out…

What is the purpose of a Backflow Prevention Device (BFP)?

Backflow Prevention Devices (BFP) are installed to minimize risk of a potential contaminant entering the distribution system from a customer’s property. This helps to protect the public’s safety by preventing…

Does my home need a BFP device?

No. Single family homes are considered a minor hazard to the water supply. Although homeowners are not required to install a BFP device, they are encouraged to install one to…

How to pay tax & water bills?

For your ease and convenience, there are several ways to pay tax and water bills in East Hants.

Where can I get help to immigrate to East Hants?

The Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia can help. For information on immigrating to Canada, please visit the Government of Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration website.