Chart your course to visit one of the world’s most spectacular coastlines.
Waterfront parking is where downtown begins.
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A bustling seaside playground where people of all ages and backgrounds come to explore and experience the best of Nova Scotia.
A seaside destination for the entire family.
Where cultural and seafaring experiences meet a new ocean economy.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site where Nova Scotia’s seafaring history comes to life.
See what’s happening on the waterfront.
Four unique waterfronts filled with experiences for all ages.
A waterfront view makes everything taste better.
Take advantage of free Wi-Fi.
Learn more about recent waterfront developments.
Our open space Master Plan is in-progress.
Harnessing the potential of our waterfronts.
Learn more about Nova Scotia’s waterfronts.
News from the water’s edge.
Follow along and share your experiences.
Learn more about the mix of projects and events on the waterfronts.
Need more information? Get in touch with us.
Together, we are building waterfronts that are experiential and economic hubs for all Nova Scotians.
Building on the greatness of the ocean since 1976.
Meet the Waterfront Development team.
Meet our Board of Directors.
Become a steward of a rising tide.
Thank you for your interest. We post opportunities to join our team at Develop Nova Scotia here.
Senior Administrative Assistant: Reporting to the Executive Assistant/Secretary to the Board and will be responsible for performing a full range of advanced diversified administrative functions for senior leadership.
Internet Planning & Wireless Design Engineer: Reporting to the Director of Innovation, the Internet Planning and Wireless Design Engineer will be responsible for Network Planning, Network Design and Network Acceptance testing for Develop Nova Scotia.
Project Manager: As Project Manager, you will be responsible for the collaborative management of the Nova Scotia Rural Internet Initiative through its Planning, Design and Implementation stage.
At Develop Nova Scotia (previously Waterfront Development), we engage with public and private sector companies in projects and transactions that contribute to the sustainable development of high potential property and infrastructure across Nova Scotia to drive inclusive economic growth in our province.
For more on Nova Scotia Procurement, please visit their web site here.
We are committed to best practices in purchasing and in sustainability. Our procurement activities comply with the Nova Scotia Sustainable Procurement Policy and we are committed to supporting our environment, economy and society through adherence to this policy wherever possible by:
Ensuring that our requirements for goods, services, construction, and facilities are met through an open, fair, and transparent process that maximizes competition and value to our organization.
Ensuring bidders have reasonable notice and opportunity to tender.
Fostering economic development by ensuring every capable Nova Scotia supplier has the opportunity to do business with us.
Ensuring our procurement decisions consider the benefit to the environment and social fabric of Nova Scotia.
Adhering to all trade agreements which create economic opportunities for Nova Scotians.
Treating out of province bidders in the same way as their jurisdictions would treat bidders from Nova Scotia.
Being accountable for procurement decisions.