About Nova Scotia Lands

We are a Provincial Crown corporation whose mandate is to access and where required remediate and redevelop crown-owned properties. The properties contain abandoned quarries, coal mines and areas encrouched upon by residential and industrial areas.

These properties include tracts of land located in Sydney Mines, Sydney River, Grand Lake area, Catalone, Pictou, New Glasgow and Grand Narrows. The properties contain abondoned quarries, coal mines and areas encrouched upon by residential and industrial areas.

NS Lands is manager of the newly existing Harbourside Commercial Park in Sydney, NS, Open hearth Park in Sydney, NS and Port Mersey Commercial Park in Liverpool, NS. Currently NS Lands is remediating and redeveloping the remainder of the former Sydney Steel Plant property. In addition, NS Lands is responsible for other properties acquired by previous owners of the Sydney Steel Plant.