Notice of Approval-Second Amendment Deed Transfer Tax By-law
West Hants Council approved the Second Amendment to the Deed Transfer Tax By-law at the regular meeting of Council on July 10, 2018. The amendment increases the Deed Transfer Tax rate from 1% to 1.5% effective August 1, 2018.
The Second Amendment to the Deed Transfer Tax By-law can be viewed at our Municipal Office, 76 Morison Drive, or the Conslidated Deed Transfer Tax By-law can be seen pdf
Notice of Special Meeting - July 19
Please be advised that there will be a Special In-Camera Meeting of Joint Council taking place in the Sanford Council Chambers on July 19th beginning at 7p.m. The meeting will be followed with an open meeting then a Special meeting of West Hants Council beginning at 8p.m.
Public Information Meeting-Commercial Development Districts
The West Hants Planning Advisory Committee (PAC) is considering designating a Commercial Development District where a by-law enacted in accordance with Bill 177, a phase in commercial tax program, will apply. You are invited to attend a Public Information Meeting hosted by the PAC scheduled for 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 19th, 2018 in the Sanford Council Chambers which will explain the proposed amendments and give you an opportunity for feedback.
The West Hants Planning Advisory Committee (PAC) will be hosting a Public Information Meeting to consider amending the zoning of the property at 269 Town Road, Falmouth from Institutional (I) to Single Unit Residential (R-1). The meeting is scheduled for 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 19th, 2018 in Sanford Chambers and is an opportunity for residents to hear about the changes and provide feedback.