Sue Surrette, Director of Finance

The Finance Department is responsible for taxation, water utility accounting, cash management and treasury management for the Municipality.

The Department is also required to produce annual Audited Financial Statements for East Hants, the Treasurer’s Report, the annual Operating Budget, the five-year Capital Budget and communication around key strategies of the Department.

Services provided to residents and businesses by the Finance Department include:

2016/2017 East Hants Annual Report

Annual Report (Full Report)

For ease of downloading:

  1. Annual Report (Pages 1-38)
  2. Treasurer’s Report (pages 39-77)
  3. Consolidated Financial Statements (page 78-108)


 Documents of Interest

Contact Us

Finance Department

Office Hours:  8:30am-4:30pm

Telephone: 902-883-2299 / 1-866-758-2299 (toll free)

For taxation information, visit our Property Tax Information page.


Sue Surrette, CPA, CGA – Director of Finance

Brian Enfield – Collection Officer

Carla Isenor – Utility/Accounts Receivable Clerk

Derek Sullivan – Accounting Coordinator

Doug Fields – Payroll/Payables Administrator

Erika Sheehy –  Finance Administrator

Janice Taylor, CPA, CMA – Manager of Finance

Jenna Robar   – Administrative Services Clerk

Jordan Baltzer – Accountant & Budget Analyst

Margaret Ellis – Tax Administrator

Vacant – Manager of Accounting