Chart your course to visit one of the world’s most spectacular coastlines.
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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 projects.
Harnessing the potential of Nova Scotia.
Learn more about Nova Scotia’s developments.
Follow along and share your experiences.
Learn more about the mix of projects and events on the waterfronts.
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Together, we are building a Nova Scotia that is experiential and economic hub for all Nova Scotians.
Building on the greatness of the ocean since 1976.
Meet the Develop Nova Scotia Team.
Meet our Board of Directors.
Become a steward of a rising tide.
Regional Lead, Project Planning & Delivery
In your role, you will work closely with agencies, partners and industry to drive projects that contribute to provincial economic growth. This will include understanding the parameters of a project, ensuring its fit with the mandate of Develop Nova Scotia, working with cross-functional teams to translate concepts into working plans, and pulling together the right people to put that plan into action.
Waterfront Custodian (Seasonal)
Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, or designate, the Waterfront Custodian is the face of Develop Nova Scotia on the ground, working to enhance property presentation, assisting in daily operation of special events and other duties as required. Ultimately, the Waterfront Custodian works to support multiple business lines of Develop Nova Scotia ensuring a world-class waterfront experience.
Closes: June 21, 2019, 2:00 PM AST
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.
DNS-1920-0001 – Internet for Nova Scotia Initiative – For Pre-Qualified Respondents Only
Closes: Friday, June 28, 2019 at 2:00 PM AST.
DNS-1920-007 – Big Boat Shed Addition (Design Build)
Closes: Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 2:00 PM AST.
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 Nova Scotia Procurement 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.