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Halifax Gateway Committees

Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Collaboration and partnership is key to moving the gateway agenda forward and achieving success within the goal areas of the Halifax Gateway.  Four Gateway committees take on a very active role in the areas of communications, air, cruise homeport and Atlantic Gateway – Halifax Logistics Park.  

Logistics Park

 
The Logistics Park Committee focuses on developing the Atlantic Gateway- Halifax Logistics Park. Members of this committee include:

  • Halifax Regional Municipality
  • Nova Scotia Gateway Secretariat (Chair)
  • Port of Halifax
  • Nova Scotia Business Inc.
  • Halifax Partnership
  • Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency 
  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport

Air Gateway

 
Air capacity is a critical factor to long-term growth for the Halifax Gateway Council.  The Air Gateway committee looks to work collaboratively on marketing initiatives that will sustain and grow air routes and capacity. The committee works on joint programs which focus on opportunities to increase the number of flights from existing international destinations, increase passenger numbers on international flights and programs with airlines to attract new direct routes to Halifax, Nova Scotia. Members of this committee include:

  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport (Chair)
  • Nova Scotia Department of Economic & Rural Development & Tourism
  • Nova Scotia Gateway Secretariat
  • Nova Scotia Business Inc.
  • Destination Halifax
  • Halifax Partnership
  • Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Air Gateway Activities »

Communications

  
The Communications Committee works collaboratively on specific items dealing with brand and the integration of the multi-modal message of the Halifax Gateway to ensure consistency with individual partner communications.  Members include:

  • Halifax Partnership
  • Destination Halifax
  • Port of Halifax
  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport
  • Nova Scotia Business Inc.

Cruise Homeport

The Cruise Homeport committee focuses on strengthening the Port of Halifax's position as a niche home and turnaround port for targeted cruise lines. Members include:

  • Halifax Port Authority (Chair)
  • Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency
  • Destination Halifax
  • Parks Canada
  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport
  • Nova Scotia Department of Economic and Rural Development and Tourism (NSERDT)
  • Halifax Partnership