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Nova Scotia Provincial Housing Agency

The Nova Scotia Provincial Housing Agency maintains, manages and operates safe and suitable public housing for low-income Nova Scotians. 


Safe, affordable housing gives individuals and families the comfort and security they need to work, attend school, contribute to their community, and thrive. We are proud to provide safe and comfortable homes for over 17,500 low-income Nova Scotians on behalf of the government of Nova Scotia. 

As the landscape of public housing evolves, we understand that embracing change is essential for progress. At NSPHA, we are strengthening our policies, exploring innovative housing construction methods, increasing energy efficiency, and focusing on accessibility in our design to provide as many people as possible with homes.

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Changes to Public Housing Program

Changes to the Nova Scotia public housing program will ensure all public housing tenants’ rents are calculated fairly and consistently.

More Public Housing for Western Nova Scotia

New public housing in western Nova Scotia will give up to 82 people a safe, affordable place to call home.