Public Safety

The Municipality ensures the provision of RCMP, fire and emergency management services as well as enforce bylaws related to land use, property maintenance and animal control, with a view to increasing the safety and security of our citizens.

RCMP in East Hants

East Hants RCMP District falls under Northeast Nova. Enfield Detachment is located at 136 Highway 2, Enfield, NS, & Rawdon Detachment is located at 3945 Highway 14, Upper Rawdon, NS.… Full story

East Hants Fire Service

Residents of East Hants receive fire/emergency response service from 13 mutual aid volunteer fire departments within its boundaries and one volunteer department located in Brooklyn. As outlined in the East… Full story

Emergency Management Operations

Each year the Municipality of East Hants offers a grant to organizations that support the Municipality’s Emergency Management Operations, such as grants to fund the purchase or upgrading of generators… Full story

Bylaw Enforcement

The Bylaw Enforcement Division is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the Municipality’s Bylaws. All information provided to the Municipality is subject to Freedom of Information and Protection of… Full story

Fire Inspection

According to the Fire Safety Act of Nova Scotia, municipalities are required to carry out inspections on the following: Assembly occupancies – churches, community halls, licensed establishments, restaurants, theatres, arenas, gyms,… Full story