Nova Scotia Business Inc. gives funding for Trailer Park Boys television series


A Nova Scotia economic development agency is announcing funding to assist in the production of the Trailer Park Boys television shows.

Nova Scotia Business Inc. announced the $736,057 in funding Tuesday through the Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund.

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The series Trailer Park Boys Out of the Park: USA is planning to spend about $2.7 million in Nova Scotia.

The production fund applies to eligible costs such as labour, goods or services purchased from a Nova Scotia-based supplier.

When an application is approved, Nova Scotia Business Inc. issues a commitment letter which can be used for bank financing, and when the applicant enters the official incentive agreement, the agreement can also be used for the financing process.

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When the production is complete the applicant submits a final claim for the money.