Starting an accommodation or campground: guide

Overview of how to start an accommodation or campground, including regulations and requirements (like licences, permits and registrations) you need to follow.

This guide provides an overview of the steps you need to take when starting an accommodation or campground in Nova Scotia.

Information includes:

  • creating your business plan
  • choosing your location
  • creating your site plan
  • applying for permits
  • food service and serving alcohol
  • Tourist Accommodations Registry
  • additional requirements and contact information

  • Guide

Author: Office of Regulatory Affairs and Service Effectiveness
Department: Regulatory Affairs and Service Effectiveness