Project Status

Please see the list below for previous activities related to the Hydraulic Fracturing Review.

Public Meetings

All public meetings took place during the month of July and are now complete, to view the power point presentations from each meeting please visit the project documents page.

Online Forums

Please visit our events page to view the acitvity from previous discussion forums, there are no further discussion forums scheduled.

Submit Feedback on discussion papers:

The deadline to submit feedback on all discussion papers has passed. To view the discussion papers and read the feedback that was provided please visit the project documents page.

Information Sessions 

On April 11th and 15th interested stakeholders were invited to one of two informal information sessions on the Nova Scotia Hydraulic Fracturing review process. These were informational meetings on the review process with a question/answer period. You can access the power point presentation and video’s of the information session on the project documents page of our website.

Submissions of Written Evidence – Closed April 30th

All written submissions are posted on our website in the correspondence and written submissions section of our resources webpage.

Submission of research, reports and other literature – Closed August 28th

All research articles, reports and other literature are available from the resources page of our website. 

Register as a Stakeholder – Closed August 28th

290 people registered as stakeholders between October 2013 and August 2014. All stakeholders recieved updates about the review process by email from The is not longer active or monitored as of August 28th.


Call for Nominations for Membership to the Expert Panel on Hydraulic Fracturing in Nova Scotia – Closed November 29

Request for Proposals (RFP) – Technical Advisor Closed November 15