Help with Taxes and Utility Bills

Municipal Taxes

HRM provides the ability to make payment plans over time, as well as low-income tax relief through the Affordable Access program. 

NS Power

Guide for low income folks and NS Power – NS Power will work also with customers on their individual circumstances during COVID.

Halifax Water Bills

More info here – Customers should contact 902-420-9287 or

Info about other utilities and banks

CBC has a great article here

Tax Assessment Appeals and PVSC Office

PVSC is available Monday through Friday, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. If you have questions, want to speak with a member of PVSC staff or need to submit paperwork, please contact our Service Centre at 1-800-380-7775.