Introduction to Simple Manual Bookkeeping Workshop

February 9th, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm in the Harbourside Conference Room, 157 Water Street
Please call (902) 875-1133 or email Lori Zwicker at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register for this FREE workshop.
Introduction to Simple Manual Bookkeeping

Notice for Plan Shelburne: Public Workshop #1

The Town of Shelburne is in the process of conducting a plan review entitled 'Plan Shelburne'. This review process will update the Town's Municipal Planning Strategy, Land Use By-law, and Subdivision By-law.  

Each workshop session will take place in two sessions, noontime and evening; these sessions will cover the same subjects and town residents need attend only the one most convenient for them. The workshops will be structured as informal drop-in sessions where you are encouraged to ask questions, provide input, discuss opportunities, and help shape the direction of the planning documents.   

The workshop session will be held on:
DATE: Tuesday, January 26, 2016
TIMES: 12:00-2:00PM & 6:00-8:00PM
LOCATION: Shelburne Community Centre  

We encourage participants to bring their ideas and aspirations for the future development of the Town. An online survey based on the theme of this session will be made available on the Town's website the day after the workshop session.  

If you have any questions regarding this workshop please contact:  
Darren Shupe Manager of Community and Economic Development
Town of Shelburne
PO Box 699, 168 Water Street, Shelburne, NS, B0T 1W0
(902) 875-2991 (ext. 6) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

African Heritage Month 2016


The Black Loyalist Heritage Society
The Town of Shelburne
& The Municipality of the District of Shelburne
invite the public to attend the
Municipal Proclamation Launch for
African Heritage Month 2016

Proclamation Poster 2016


Do you know an individual, a family, a youth or a business who deserves to be recognized for their contribution to their community?
If so, fill out the 2016 Volunteer Recognition Nomination Form below and return it to the Town Office.

Volunteer Week Nomination Form Final 2016

Grants to Organizations 2016

The Town of Shelburne would like to remind organizations that the deadline for applications to the Town of Shelburne Grants Program is January 31st, 2016. 
Applications are available on the Town website or at the Town Office, 168 Water Street. 
Please contact 902-875-2991, Ext. 8 for further information.                   

Extended Closing Date-Request for Proposal Guild Hall Design

Request for Proposal Guild Hall Design Closing Jan 14th, 2015

2015 Christmas Decorating Contest

2015 Shelburne Christmas Decorating Contest 

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Shelburne Christmas Decorating Contest!
Thank you to all those who participated!

Residential Winners
Collupy Residence - 253 Hammond Street
Langley Residence - 35 Wrights Road
Greene Residence - 25 Big Rock Road

Business Winners
E. Doucet Construction -  26 Hammond Street
Mary’s Abide –  A – While – 188 Water Street
TJs Country Crafts – 86 Ohio Road  

Honourable Mention
King Residence – 125 Mowatt Street
MacAlpine Residence – 213 Water Street 


Merry Christmas 2015

Shelburne Christmas Card

Online Payments

The Town of Shelburne is pleased to announce that we are able to accept online payments for property taxes.

Electronic Bill Payment Options

This service enables bill payment access through telephone, internet systems, automated banking machines as well as teller transactions. The proper payee name is required as well as your eight digit Assessment Account Number(s). If you have more than one property you must enter each assessment number and the amount you are sending for each one.

Online payments are possible with the following banking institutions:
CIBC – payee name is: Shelburne (NS/Town of) Tax
Scotia Bank – payee name is: Town of Shelburne (Nova Scotia) Tax
Bank of Montreal – payee name is: Shelburne (NS), Town-Of-Tax
TD Canada Trust – payee name is:  Shelburne Nova Scotia (Town of) Taxes
Royal Bank of Canada – payee name is:  Town of Shelburne (Nova Scotia) - Tax  

Please ensure that you are using the correct payee name when using this service.

Town of Shelburne launches new section on website:

Budgeting & Reporting

Press Release - December 3, 2015

Shelburne Town Council releases statement on Amalgamation, Infrastructure & Town Finances.
Amalgamation Infrastructure Town Finances  

New Year's Levee 2016

2016 New Year's Levee - Jointly hosted by the Town and Municipality of Shelburne
Friday, January 1, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Shelburne Community Centre (63 King Street)
Please come out and join us to ring in the New Year!
New Year's Levee Invitation 2016

Winter Parking Regulations 2015

The Town of Shelburne Winter Parking Regulations begin December 1st.
Please see complete Winter Parking Regulations, as per the Parking Violations By-Law: 
Complete Parking Violations By-Law:
Parking Violations By-Law

Town Dump - Winter Hours 2015/16

Please be aware that winter hours are now in effect at the Town Dump; 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on the following dates:
November 28th, 2015 
December 12th, 2015
January 2nd, 2016
January 16th, 2016
January 30th, 2016
February 13th, 2016
February 27th, 2016 
March 12th, 2016
March 26th, 2016

Request for Tenders: Osprey Art Centre Roof Repairs

The Town of Shelburne invites tenders for the repair of the Osprey Arts Centre roof.
Tenders must be submitted to the Town Office by 12:00 p.m. on November 23rd, 2015
For full Request for Tender document and information:
Osprey Roof Repair RFT
Tender Ad Osprey Roof

Buy Small Win Big Shelburne Shop Local Week 2015

Monday, November 30th - December 6th, 2015

Shelburne Shop Local Week
Shop local this holiday season!

For details, please click the links below: