Welcome to our new website!

The Municipality of the County of Antigonish is pleased to announce the launch of our new website!  The site is designed to make it easier for our many visitors and residents to quickly find the information they need.

If you have any feedback you wish to provide on our website, please send it to clerk@antigonishcounty.ns.ca

Proposed Water Rate Adjustments

In December 2014, Municipal Council approved an application to the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board to adjust the rate structure for both the Fringe and Lower South River and Area Water utilities. This information release serves to inform residents and customers Read More…

Provincial Volunteer Week

Each year, communities all across Canada celebrate National Volunteer Week, which normally takes place the third week of April.  The primary purpose of this specially designated week is to thank and honour people who donate their time to help others Read More…


Antigonish County has something to offer everyone – residents, visitors and business owners alike – from its spectacular scenery to its strategic location.


Here, you will find a competitive business environment, state-of-the-art educational facilities, regional health-care facilities, a vibrant arts and cultural community and a wide range of sport and recreational opportunities. Click on the menu items above to learn more about living in, visiting or doing business in Antigonish County.