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The Municipality of the District of
The Lobster Capital of Canada
Located on the Southern tip of Nova Scotia, the Municipality of Barrington’s coastal setting, together with its historic charm, beauty and wonderful hospitality are some of the reasons that people of all ages enjoy living and working here.
The Municipality is served by several service organizations, diverse spiritual groups, public schools, recreational resources for all ages, and an active cultural community.
Everything is close by – banks, pharmacies, post offices, supermarkets, gas stations, convenience stores, restaurants and take-out food, specialty shops, legal, veterinary and medical services. As well, residents enjoy high-speed internet, museums, recreational facilities, as well as festivals and community events and the opportunity to get involved with community groups.
We are very pleased to introduce our new website, featuring information and resources for residents and visitors alike. We hope that you find it to be a valuable tool as you explore what our Municipality has to offer.