Conservation Advice and Conservation Work Grants
Revised Program Guidelines
As outlined in the program guidelines, while formal approval cannot be provided until April 1, new application deadlines of March 15 and May 15 have been introduced for 2019-20. After May 15, submitted applications will be assessed based on date of receipt and the program’s fiscal ability. In all cases, the new deadline to submit a final report will be November 15, 2019. Should you have any questions on these grants or would like to obtain an application form and guideline document, please call 902-424-5647.
In addition to the grants described above, Service Nova Scotia continues to offer a Provincial Tax Rebate (under the Sales Tax Act). This program provides heritage property owners a full rebate of the provincial sales tax paid for eligible materials used for the repair, improvement or restoration of the exterior of a heritage property. An overview of this rebate program, including the application form, can be found at:
Communities, Culture and Heritage 2019-2020 Heritage Development Fund