Provincial Department Directory

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(Updated June 23, 2023)


Department of Agriculture
6th floor (Suite 605), WTCC
1800 Argyle Street P.O. Box 2223
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3J 3C4

Phone: 902-424-4388
Fax: 902-424-0699


Minister: Hon. Greg Marrow

Deputy MinisterLoretta Robichaud


Department of Economic Development
CIBC Building
1809 Barrington Street, Suite M103
Halifax, NS
B3J 3K8

Phone: 902-424-0377


Minister: Hon. Susan Corkum-Greek

Deputy Minister: Scott Farmer

Communities, Culture and Heritage

Department of Communities, Culture, Tourism and Heritage
1741 Brunswick St.,3rd Floor
P.O. Box 456, STN Central
Halifax, NS
B3J 2R5

Phone: 902-424-4889


Minister: Hon. Pat Dunn

Deputy Minister: Justin Huston

Community Services

Department of Community Services
5th floor, Barrington Tower
1894 Barrington St.
P.O. Box 696
Halifax, NS
B3J 2A8

Phone: 877-424-1177
Fax: 902-424-3287


Minister: Hon. Karla MacFarlane

Deputy Minister: Tracy Taweel

Department of Natural Resources and Renewables

Department of Natural Resources and Renewables
3rd Floor, Founders Square
1701 Hollis Street
P.O. Box 698
Halifax, NS
B3J 2T9

Phone: 902-424-5935
Fax: 902-424-7735


MinisterHon. Tory Rushton

Deputy Minister: Karen Gatien


Department of Environment and Climate Change
Barrington Tower
1894 Barrington Street, Suite 1800
P.O. Box 442
Halifax, NS
B3J 2P8

Phone: 902-424-3736
Fax: 902-424-1599


MinisterHon. Timothy Halman 

Deputy Minister: Lora MacEachern

Finance and Treasury Board

Department of Finance and Treasury Board
7th Floor, Provincial Building
1723 Hollis Street
P.O. Box 187
Halifax, NS
B3J 2N3

Phone: 902-424-5720
Fax: 902-424-0635


Minister: Hon. Allan MacMaster

Deputy Minister: Kelliann Dean

Fisheries and Aquaculture

Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture
6th floor (Suite 607), WTCC
1800 Argyle Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3J 2R5

Phone: 902-424-8953
Fax: 902-428-3145

Minister: Steve Craig

Deputy Minister: April Howe

Health and Wellness

Department of Health and Wellness
Barrington Tower
1894 Barrington Street
P.O. Box 488
Halifax, NS
B3J 2R8

Phone: 902-424-5818
Fax: 902-424-0559


Minister: Hon. Michelle Thompson

Deputy Minister: Jeannine Lagassé 


Intergovernmental Affairs

Office of the Premier
7th Floor, One Government Place
1700 Granville Street
Halifax, NS
B3J 1X5

P.O. Box 726
Halifax, NS
B3J 2T3

Phone: 902-424-6600
Fax: 902-424-0728


Premier: Tim Houston

Deputy Minister: Dana MacKenzie


Department of Justice
1690 Hollis Street
P.O. Box 7
Halifax, NS
B3J 2L6

Phone: 902-424-4030


Minister: Hon. Brad Johns

Deputy Minister: Candace L Thomas

Labour,Skills and Immigration

Department of Labour, Skills and Immigration
1505 Barrington Street
Halifax, NS
B3J 3K5

PO Box 697
Halifax, NS
B3J 2T8

Phone: 902-424-5301
Fax: 902-424-0575

Minister: Hon. Jill Balser

Deputy Minister: Ava Czapalay


Municipal Affairs

Department of Municipal Affairs and Housing
14th Floor North, Maritime Centre
1505 Barrington Street
P.O. Box 216
Halifax, NS
B3J 2M4 Phone: 902-424-6642 dmamin@novascotia.caphone:
Phone: 902-424-6642

Minister: Hon. John Lohr

Deputy Minister: Paul LaFleche


Public Works

Department of Public Works
2nd Floor, Johnston Building
1672 Granville Street
P.O. Box 186
Halifax, NS
B3J 2N2

Phone: 902-424-2297
Fax: 902-424-0532


Minister: Hon. Kim Masland

Deputy Minister: Peter Hackett