Nova Scotia

Rent Supplement Program

Easy application

Tax filing not required

The Rent Supplement Program can give low-income families, individuals, and seniors help paying rent by giving rent supplements to your landlord.

Your supplement amount is based on your household income and is paid directly to the landlord.

Eligibility for this program is determined based on your income, your housing needs, and your core needs. Your local Housing Authority will assess your eligibility.

To apply:

  • Contact your local Housing Authority office
  • Complete the application form, which you can get from the Housing Authority office.

Last updated: October 23, 2021