Government of Nova Scotia, Department of Municipal Affairs, Office of the Fire Marshal - Emergency Services Provider Fund (ESPF)
07/13/20 Postmark or Receipt
Grants of up to $20,000 to Nova Scotia fire departments, search and rescue organizations, and HAZMAT organizations for equipment purchases and upgrades. Funding will support equipment to be used in response to an emergency or fire situation. Priority will be given to organizations that are in the most need of financial help.
Eligible equipment must fall into the following categories:
For a detailed listing of eligible equipment by category, see:
GrantWatch ID#: 143643
The fund provides up to 75% of eligible costs to a maximum of $20,000.
The Office of the Fire Marshal requires that all approved projects must be completed by March 31, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Once your application is completed and all documents are collected, you may submit:
- An electronic/scanned version to OFM@novascotia.ca ;
- A faxed version to 902-424-3239; or
- Or original documents via Canada Post at:
Office of the Fire Marshal
PO Box 231
Halifax, NS B3J 2M4
For more information, contact Kirk Janes by phone at 902-424-5721 or toll-free at 1-800-559-3473 or by email at OFM@novascotia.ca.
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