Website Terms of Use


Thank you for visiting our website. Our Terms of Use (the Terms) apply to you when you access the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board website and its affiliate microsites (e.g. Call for Bids sites).

Our office is open Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and closed on statutory holidays. Our online submissions are monitored regularly during business hours. We respond to most inquiries within two business days; however, we do not respond to inappropriate, incoherent or vulgar communications.

Unless otherwise stated, the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB) is the owner of all information maintained on the website. The website is provided to make the information accessible to the public and stakeholders. Unauthorized use or reproduction of these materials, either in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited.

To seek permission to reproduce any CNSOPB materials please contact the Information and Privacy Coordinator at 902-496-0717. Where it is otherwise stated that the materials have been provided by third parties, users should contact those entities to seek permission to reproduce those materials.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

The CNSOPB provides the material available on this website for informational purposes only. You may only use the material for your personal and non-commercial use. We try to ensure that information we post is both timely and accurate. Despite our efforts, however, from time to time content may contain errors.

Some information on this website has been provided by third parties to the CNSOPB, and in some cases the information on the site is only an excerpt or summary, or is otherwise derived from the information originally provided to the CNSOPB. The CNSOPB is not responsible or liable for the content or accuracy of third-party information or any material related to the CNSOPB that is derived from third-party information.

This website might contain links to other Internet sites. The CNSOPB is not responsible for the content on external sites, nor is it liable to the user for any consequences resulting from the user linking or attempting to link to external sites.

Privacy Statement

The CNSOPB is committed to protecting the personal privacy of individuals and organizations who visit this website. Any personal information which you supply to the CNSOPB via e-mail or correspondence is considered by the CNSOPB to be confidential, unless otherwise stated. Such information collected by the CNSOPB is protected under the Privacy Act. If you have issues or questions, or wish to access or correct your personal information, please contact the Access to Information and Privacy Coordinator at 902-496-0717.


A cookie is a file that is placed on your device along with your temporary internet files while you are visiting a website. The CNSOPB uses cookies on this website to track how visitors navigate the site. We do not store personal information in cookies, nor do we collect personal information from you without your knowledge as you browse.


We reserve the right to amend or remove these Terms at any time without notice.