Atlantic region


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Indigenous communities in Atlantic region

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Contact us

Call ahead to check in-person service availability

Call the appropriate number below to make an appointment or find out if walk-ins are available. If you need to cancel or reschedule, please call us as soon as possible.

To find out how to register under the Indian Act or apply for a status card, visit Indian status or contact Public enquiries.

Amherst office

PO Box 160
40 Havelock St
Amherst NS  B4H 3Z3
Phone: 902-661-6209
Fax: 902-661-6237
Service hours: Tuesday to Thursday, 9 am to 2 pm Atlantic time

For health-related questions, visit First Nations and Inuit health regional offices.

For all other questions, contact Public enquiries.

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