Affordable Housing and Rental Programs in Nova Scotia

Housing Nova Scotia



Nova Scotia's rental housing programs provide safe, adequate and affordable rental accommodations to seniors as well as families with low or fixed incomes.

There are over 12,300 public housing rental units in Nova Scotia. Of those, roughly 7,700 of those units are for seniors, and 3,700 are family units. There are also over 800 rent supplement units across the province.

Housing Authorities are responsible for managing the units. If you would like an application for one of these units, please contact local Housing Authority.