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MacKay

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MacKay

Halifax Bound – Medium Volume

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About MACPASS

Save Time. Save Money

Get traffic updates, closure notices and alerts and manage your account using the MACPASS App.  

MACPASS is Halifax Harbour Bridges’ electronic tolling system that allows drivers to pass through the tolls of the Macdonald and MacKay bridges without stopping to pay with cash. The MACPASS itself is free, convenient, and comes with a discount over paying with cash.

What’s New

A photo of the Macdonald Bridge in Halfiax at sunset with Nova Scotia flags flying from the towers.

Bridge Coating program explained

Halifax Harbour Bridges (HHB), owner-operator of two large cable suspension bridges in Nova Scotia, is…

Bridge traffic up in 2023, but still impacted by work-from-home trend

While there has been more traffic on the Macdonald and MacKay bridges over the past…

We want your opinion!

Halifax Harbour Bridges (HHB) manages and maintains the critical cross-harbour infrastructure that allows Halifax to…

Register for MACPASS Miles and lace up for an unforgettable run

It’s that time of year again – time to register for MACPASS Miles, a one-mile…

Our mission to
maintain the bridges

A photo of the Macdonald Bridge Dartmouth tower with the Nova Scotia flag flying.

Mandate and Mission

To provide safe, efficient and reliable cross harbour transportation infrastructure.

Cyclists ride their bikes in the Macdonald Bridge bike lane.

Active Transportation

Making crossing the Macdonald Bridge on foot or a bike easy.

A vehicle drives on the MacKay Bridge deck.

About The Bridges

History of the A. Murray MacKay and Angus L. Macdonald bridges.