Shelburne is a full service community where a diverse population can live, learn, work and play while enjoying a peaceful and well-balanced quality of life. We welcome friends and guests to enjoy Shelburne's natural and historic beauty.

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Tuesday, 18 November 2014 11:05

Board Governance Workshop

The Governance Workshop is target at anyone who sits on a board, be it a  non-profit, volunteer, or their own corporation.

Please click the link below for information:

 Board Governance Workshop

Wednesday, 12 November 2014 13:45

Morvan Road Landfill Winter Hours

The Morvan Road Landfill will be open Saturday, November 15th, 2014, and will be open bi-weekly after that date until summer hours come back into effect.

Please contact the Town Office with any questions 902 875 2991.

Thursday, 06 November 2014 14:03

Please click the link below for details on
Shelburne Celebrates Christmas Weekend
November 20th - 23rd
2014 Shelburne Celebrates Christmas Schedule

Friday, 31 October 2014 08:53


Please click the link below for information on
Shelburne Celebrates Christmas:
Christmas Parade of Lights
Shelburne Christmas Decoration Contest

Shelburne Celebrates Christmas 2014 (365.2 kB)


Friday, 17 October 2014 08:08

Town of Shelburne/Town of Lockeport
Request for Proposals:
Shelburne and Lockeport Tourism-Focused Website

Please click the link below for the complete information package.

RFP Tourism Website (611.47 kB)



Wednesday, 08 October 2014 10:32


Town of Shelburne Press Release – Remembrance Day 2014

As you know, Loyalist Branch #63 of the Royal Canadian Legion made the difficult decision to close down all operations in August 2014. At this time it was not known what the closure of our local Legion branch would mean for the 2014 Remembrance Day ceremony.

We are pleased to announce that the Town of Shelburne is working with members of the local Legion to ensure the 2014 Remembrance Day ceremony – including the sale of wreaths and poppies – will proceed as it has in previous years. The Town will be providing assistance to volunteers to ensure the traditional November 11th ceremonies proceed as anticipated by residents.

Although plans for future years’ ceremonies are still being developed, the Town of Shelburne will work to ensure Remembrance Day ceremonies continue to take place in our community as they have in the past.

Thursday, 02 October 2014 12:33


Town of Shelburne

Request for Tenders:

Salt Shed Roof


The Town of Shelburne invites tenders for the installation of a metal roof on the Public Works Department Salt Shed.


Project Description

The project includes: removal of turbine vents (including filling of holes) and replacement with gable end vents; installation of ridge vent on peak; strapping of existing roof prior to installation of metal roof; installation of metal roof (approximately 2166 square feet) to manufacturer specifications (minimum 29 Ga, colour galvanized, including all accessories).

Tender Submission

Tenders must be submitted by 4 PM on October 16th, 2014 to:


Dylan Heide

Chief Administrative Officer

 Town of Shelburne

 168 Water Street, PO Box 670

 Shelburne, Nova Scotia

 B0T 1W0

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902-875-2991 (Ext. 5)

Thursday, 02 October 2014 12:26





The Town of Shelburne has adopted a property tax exemption for low income earners.  For more information on this program, please pick up a copy of the Low Income Property Tax Exemption Policy at the Town Office or view the policy on our website at

In order to qualify for the $100.00 exemption, the property owner’s total household income for the year 2013 must be less than $22,500.00

Applicants must complete the application, provide a copy of their 2013 Income Tax Notice(s) of Assessment and return all documentation to the Town Office no later than Friday October 31st, 2014 by 4:00 p.m.

For more information, please contact the Town Office at (902) 875-2991.

Please click the links below for an Application and a copy of the Low Income Tax Exemption Policy.

Low Income Tax Exemption Policy    Low Income Tax Exemption Application



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