Case 22728- Stairs House, 5241-5247 South Street, Halifax


On July 13, 2020, The Halifax Peninsula Planning Advisory Committee (HPPAC) reviewed the applicant’s development agreement application and recommend that it be approved with considerations. The concurrent substantial alteration application (which is necessary to make significant changes to a heritage property) was approved by Regional Council on November 17, 2020. Municipal staff are now negotiating the draft development agreement with the applicant (See Status section for more details). Additional updates will be available here in the future.

Contact Information

For further information, please contact:

Contact Info

Jesse Morton

Planner II - Heritage

Planning and Development

Telephone: 902.497.7655

Mailing Address

HRM Planning and Development

PO Box: 1749,


Nova Scotia,

B3J 3A5

Attention: Genevieve Hachey & Jesse Morton (Case 22728, Stairs House)