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Town of Shelburne

Located In Shelburne (town of)
Where To Find Us
168 Water St
Shelburne, NS B0T 1W0
Areas Served Shelburne (town of)
Phone 902-875-2991
Contact Darren Shupe, CAO, Town of Shelburne; Phone: 902-875-2991 ext 5; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 670 
Shelburne, NS B0T 1W0
Fax 902-875-3932
Description & Services
Information Shelburne is a full service community where a diverse population can live, learn, work and play while enjoying a peaceful and well-balanced quality of life. We welcome friends and guests to enjoy Shelburne's natural and historic beauty. 
For a small town we have plenty of things to do to keep you occupied. We have museums that tell the story of our culture and history and also we have outdoor attractions to explore our nature. Allow yourself to be curious and explore our Town. For a full list of activities, events & festivals check out 
The Town of Shelburne operates a Grants Program. This program governs grants to community non-profit organizations and charities. 
The Town of Shelburne Grants Program has five main categories: 
Support Grants – Community-Based Organizations 
Community Recreation and Parks Grants 
Community Heritage & Cultural Initiative Grants 
Community Festival and Event Grants 
Community Capital Grants Program 
This program does not govern the following, which are separately administered: 
Grants and contributions pursuant to inter-municipal or other agreements; 
Tourism & Museums Grants 
Town of Shelburne Fire and Emergency Services operating & capital grants; 
Tax Exemption for Non-Profit Organizations (full and partial tax exemption 
Town/Region wide Economic Development  
The deadline for applications is January 31st or the last working day in January to be considered for funding in the upcoming fiscal year.
Hours Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:00pm
Special Information
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