General

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  • Nova Scotia Power Incorporated Capital Expenditure Requests

    Information regarding larger Nova Scotia Power Incorporated capital expenditure requests currently under review and Annual Capital Expenditure (ACE) Plans can be found here.

  • Notices of Hearing for Residential Assessment Appeals

    Notices relating to appeals of the assessed value of residential properties can be found in our searchable Matters and Evidence database. Notices of hearing are ordinarily included in the Other Documents tab of each proceeding.

Paper Hearings

Matters not requiring in-person oral hearings are listed below. Those wishing to participate in these proceedings should respond by the dates indicated in the notices.

  • Paper Hearing: E - Nova Scotia Power Incorporated (M10400)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION by NOVA SCOTIA POWER INCORPORATED (NS POWER) to the Board on December 21, 2021, for approval of Capital Work Order CI 46075 – IT – T&D WAM Phase 2 – Work Management and Scheduling & Dispatch Application, in the amount of $60.9 million...

  • Paper Hearing : WW - Halifax Regional Water Commission (M10295)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION by HALIFAX REGIONAL WATER COMMISSION to the Board on October 13, 2021 for approval of the transfer of certain stormwater assets from the Halifax Regional Municipality; the application of Halifax Water’s current rates, charges, and regulations governing Halifax Water’s delivery of stormwater services, and charging Halifax Regional Municipality the Right of Way Charge for the additional kilometers of road in the new service areas...

Oral Hearings

The following Notices provide details of upcoming oral hearings including deadlines for those wishing to participate.

February 2022

March 2022

  • March 1 - W - Town of Amherst Water Utility - Water Rate Application (M10340)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION by TOWN OF AMHERST, on behalf of its WATER UTILITY for approval of amendments to its Schedule of Rates and Charges for Water and Water Services and amendments to its Schedule of Rules and Regulations...

  • March 14 - PL - Sunset Plaza Inc. (M10353)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPEAL by SUNSET PLAZA INC. from a Decision of North West Community Council to refuse to amend a Development Agreement for Sunset Ridge subdivision for a property located at the corner of Hanwell Drive and Swindon Drive, Middle Sackville, Nova Scotia...

  • March 21 - E - Nova Scotia Power Incorporated (M10366)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION by NOVA SCOTIA POWER INCORPORATED (NS Power) to the Board for approval of approximately $181.1 million of its ANNUAL CAPITAL EXPENDITURE (ACE) PLAN for 2022 which totals $531.6 million...

  • March 28 - PD - Payday Loans (M10328)

    IN THE MATTER OF HEARING that the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board will conduct respecting certain aspects of the Consumer Protection Act relating to payday loans...

  • March 30 - PL - John Tawil (M10373)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPEAL by JOHN TAWIL to the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board from a Decision of Halifax and West Community Council to refuse a rezoning application for properties located at 48 and 50 Old Sambro Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia...