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Indigenous communities in the Atlantic region
Map of First Nations communities in the Atlantic region
(PDF version, 1.7 MB)
Indigenous Services Canada is working to transfer the control and management of water and wastewater services to the AFNWA.
COVID-19 office closure
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, our office is closed for in-person services for Indian status and the secure status card until further notice. You can still apply by mail.
Services will continue to be available by phone during business hours.
For general information on how to apply and confirm what documents you need to submit, please visit Indian status or contact Public enquiries.
P.O. Box 160
40 Havelock Street
Amherst, NS B4H 3Z3
Service Hours (by phone only): Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm Atlantic time
For health-related enquiries visit First Nations and Inuit health regional offices.
For all other enquiries visit Public enquiries.