Amherst is ideally located in the geographic center of the Atlantic provinces with excellent transportation links by road, rail and air to the rest of the world. We are also the gateway community into Nova Scotia through New Brunswick, representing nothern Nova Scotia's service center for those visiting the area. With a focus on aerospace, machining, food processing, and distribution, Amherst is the chosen location for successful companies to grow.

Rebecca Taylor, Business Development Officer
Phone: 902-694-0141
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PO Box 516
Amherst, Nova Scotia
Canada B4H 4A1

Commercial Development Support Bylaw P-9

Strategic Priorities

2014 Community Economic Development Strategy

2010 Centre First Downtown Action Strategy

2010 Authentically Amherst: Arts, Culture and Heritage Strategy

2015 Demographic Analysis

2013 Regional Marketing Strategy